country report – Bulgaria
April 2003 – October 2003
1. New courses and new centres
New Bulgarian University, Sofia
- “Introductory Canadian Studies” (Ellie Boyadzhieva)
- “Contemporary Canadian Novel” (Elena Andonova-Kalapsazova)
2. Conferences, conference participation
13th Conference on British and American Studies, May 15‑17, 2003, Timisoara,
- Diana Yankova (New Bulgarian University, Sofia), “Across the 49th Parallel”
3. Academic publications
Diana Yankova, E. Goranova. “Discovering Canada and Having Fun“. In Desmond
Thomas and Maria Georgieva, eds. Smaller Languages in the Big World.
Sociolingustics and FLT. Lettera, 2003, pp. 192-199.
- FEP grant for Elena Kalapsazova- Andonova, linked with participation in the Summer Seminar in Canadian Studies at the University of Ottawa, August 2003
- FEP grant for Maria Gueorgieva in the field of Canadian languages and cultures
Article by Ellie Boyadzhieva (Sofia University) providing information about the
Summer Seminar at the University of Ottawa, published in the Newsletter of the Bulgarian English Teachers’ Association (BETA), issue 1, 2003.