Work-in-progress — Lucien Pelletier et Alain Beaulieu

(en français)

Join us on March 6, 2012 to hear Dr. Lucien Pelletier and Dr. Alain Beaulieu present <<Bloch, Deleuze et l’utopie>>.

Time: 12:00 – 13:00

Location: Parker Building room 239

Sponsored by the Centre for Humanities Research and Creativity/Le Centre de recehrce et de créativité en humanités & Centre for Interdisciplinarity Research in the Human Sciences/Le Centre international de recherche interdisciplinaire en science humaines. For more information, contact Alexis Shotwell (ashotwell@laurentian.ca, 705-675-1151 ext 3709).

Work-in-progress with Brett Buchanan

(en français)

Join us on February 14, 2012 to hear Dr. Brett Buchanan present “Love and Extinction.”

Time: 12:00 – 13:00

Location: Parker Building room 239

Sponsored by the Centre for Humanities Research and Creativity/Le Centre de recehrce et de créativité en humanités & Centre for Interdisciplinarity Research in the Human Sciences/Le Centre international de recherche interdisciplinaire en science humaines. For more information, contact Alexis Shotwell (ashotwell@laurentian.ca, 705-675-1151 ext 3709).

International Workshop — Disability: Definitions, Representation, Classification

(en français)

Join us on February 6 & 7 for an international workshop “Disability: Definitions, Representation, Classification.”

Time/Location: Get the draft program here.

This workshop on Disability Issues will provide an interdisciplinary forum within which to share individual work and to begin wider conversations that explore and seek to understand this emerging field from diverse perspectives. The selection of invited presenters take up disability issues from perspectives of cultural representation, medical and psychological models of disability, social construction of disability as well as from theoretical approaches and critical perspectives that challenge deficit models of disability.

For more information, please contact Moira Ferguson ‹mx_ferguson@laurentian.ca› or Alain Beaulieu ‹abeaulieu@laurentienne.ca›.

Click here to get the Abstracts.pdf

Click here to get the draft version of the Program(DRAFT).pdf

The workshop is organized by Laurentian’s International Centre for Interdisciplinarity Research in the Human Sciences in partnership with:

Laurentian University’s

  • Faculties of Social Sciences and Humanities
  • Research, Development and Creativity Office
  • Centre for Humanities Research and Creativity
  • Ph.D. Program in Human Studies
  • Department of Philosophy
  • Work-Study Program
  • Accessibility Services

University of Sudbury’s Department of Philosophy
Independent Living — Sudbury Manitoulin

Work-in-progress with Jennifer Johnson

(en français)

Join us on January 10, 2012 to hear Dr. Jennifer Johnson discuss “Eating ‘the Other’ and Marketing to the Center in a Free Trade Era: Gender, Race, and Class in Caribbean Food Exports.”

Time: 12:00 – 13:00

Location: Parker Building room 239

Sponsored by the Centre for Humanities Research and Creativity/Le Centre de recehrce et de créativité en humanités & Centre for Interdisciplinarity Research in the Human Sciences/Le Centre international de recherche interdisciplinaire en science humaines. For more information, contact Alexis Shotwell Moneygram money order (ashotwell@laurentian.ca, 705-675-1151 ext 3709).

Writing Workshop — Working with Procrastination

(en français)

Join us on January 17, 2012 for the workshop, “Pain Free Academic Writing 2 — Working with Procrastination” to be delivered by Dr. Mrinalini Greedharry.

Time: 5:30 – 7:00 pm

Location: Classroom Building room C114

Sponsored by the Centre for Humanities Research and Creativity/Le Centre de recehrce et de créativité en humanités. For more information, contact Alexis Shotwell (ashotwell@laurentian.ca, 705-675-1151 www.moneygrampoint.fr ext 3709).

ADDED: A PDF file with the presenter’s slides.