Institution University "Al I Cuza" Iasi, Faculty of Geography and Geology
Address Bd. Carol I 20 A, 6600- Iasi, Romania
Main subjects of interest: Environmental Sciences
Possible topics for lectures: Environmental Chemistry, Soil Chemistry, Heavy Metals in the Environment.
Possible topics for seminars: (please indicate the length of the seminar - e.g. one day, two days, etc.) 2 days. Environmental Problems in Eastern Europe. Heavy metal pollution in Romania; sources, solutions to improve the quality of the enviroment
Period: summer 2001 (June-September)
Region in which you would prefer to travel: Western Europe, Canada
Institution University of Szeged, Department of Comparative Literature
Address Szeged, Egyetem U. 2, H-6722, Hungary
Tel. 36-62-319-340 (HOME), 36-62-544-473 (OFFICE)
Main subjects of interest: drama, theatre.
Possible topics for lectures: Canadian drama and theatre, metadrama in Canada, bilingualism, ethnic writing.
Possible topics for seminars: two days canadian plays of the 1980s
Period when you would prefer to travel: september-october, march-april
Region in which you would prefer to travel: no preferences
Institution Institution of English and American Studies
University of Debrecen
Address Egyetem tér 1.
Tel./Fax +36 52 431 147
Main subjects of interest: English-Canadian theatre and drama,
Postcolonial theatre and drama, Teaching drama
Possible topics for lectures: History and Canadian drama, History of Canadian theatre, George Ryga, George F. Walker, alternative theatre, collective creations
Possible topics for seminars: Any of the above topics in whatever time is available
Period when you would prefer to travel: No special preference
Region in which you would prefer to travel: Any part of Central Europe where there is interest in Canadian theatre and drama.
Institution:"Babes-Bolyai" University of Cluj-Napoca(Romania),Faculty of Letters
Adress(personal):Mehedinti 4,sc.II,appt.17,3400 Cluj-Napoca,Romania
Telephone: 40 64 425 767
Main subject of interest: Quebec Literature
Possible topics for lectures: Laure Conan, Anne Hebert, Hubert Aquin
Possible topics for seminars: Quebec-Le roman du terroir ; three days
Period to travel : autumn (Oct.-Nov.)
Region : Western and Central Europe
Institution: Universite de Varsovie, Institut d'Etudes Romanes
Address: 00-332 Warszawa, rue Obozna 8
Tel. (48.22) 826.6404
Fax (4822) 826.6404
Main subjects of interest: Litterature, histoire, arts au Quebec et au Canada francais; litterature francophone des Antilles (etudes comparees Quebec/Caraibes francophones), ociocritique, analyse du discours social
Possible topics for lectures: Recits des immigrants et ecriture "migrante" au Quebec", "Les enjeux interculturels dans la litterature quebecoise"; "Langue et identite au Quebec: une trajectoire romanesque"; "Les modalites de l'inscription de l'espace urbain dans le reciit quebecois depuis 1960"; "Regine Robin et l'ecriture nomade"; "Le questionnement identitaire dans les romans montrealais de Gabrielle Roy"; " Discours de l'alienation et roman quebecois
des annees 1960"; "Les romanciers quebeco-haitiens: la problematique du
metissage sociodiscursif de la fiction"
Possible topics for seminars: 1 ou 2 journees (de 2 a 4-6 heures): "Litterature et societe
canadiennes-francaises"; "Sociocritique du roman francophone des Ameriques:
le cas du Quebec"
Period when you would prefer to travel: NON en 2001. En 2002 ou 2003 (le mois de mai, de preference)
Region in which you would prefer to travel: Bratislava (Rep. Slovaque); Prague, Brno (Republique Tcheque); Ljubljana (Rep. Slovene); Budapest, Debrecen, Szeged, Pecs (Republique Hongroise); Vilna (Republique de la Lituanie), Riga (Lettonie); Tallin (Estonie)
Institution Comenius University Canadian Studies Centre
Address Safarikovo nam. 6.
818 06 Bratislava
Tel. 0042/ 07 52 94 6 ext 687
Fax 07 52 96 60
Main subjects of interest: Canadian Contemporary Novel
Possible topics for lectures: R. Davies, M. Atwood, M. Ondaatje, Ethnic Writers
Possible topics for seminars: The novel of M. Ondaatje, Ethnic writers; one/two days
Period when you would prefer to travel: September, October, March , April
Region in which you would prefer to travel: Europe
Institution: Lorand Eotvos University - School for English and American Studies
Address: H-1146 Budapest XIV., Ajtosi Durer sor 19-21. Hungary
Home phone: 361-275-9114
Main subject of interest: Canadian fiction and prose from beginnings to
Possible topics for lectures: immigration fiction both 19th and 20th c,
Metis in literature, Hungarians in fiction, Regionalism in fiction (Prairies
and Nova Scotia), Individual authors: Hugh MacLennan, Margaret Laurence,
Gabrielle Roy, Thomas H.Raddall, Frederick Philip Grove, Henry Kreisel,
Possible topics for seminar: see 2).
Period(s) to travel: April 9-17, 2001; To Poland around or in Warsaw
right before the Torun conference of April 20-22: between mid-July and end
of August 2001: between January 28 and February 4,2001. Length: during
academic year: 3-5 days.In summer not longer than a fortnight.
Regions: in Central Europe for the time being: Slovenia, Austria, Poland,
Slovakia and the Czech Republic; the Nordic countries in Europe; Germany,
France and the United Kingdom.
Institution: North University Baia Mare
Main subject of interest: Timothy Findley and his work
Possible topics for lectures: Timothy Findley (in
of analytical approaches to selections from his work
Possible topics for seminar: see 2).
Period(s) to travel: anywhere from early September
to the end of October or from
March to May