CALACS Congress 2014
Université Laval

May 16 to 18, 2014, Québec City, Canada




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CALACS Congress 2014

Environments, societies, imaginaries: The Americas in motion 

16-18 May 2014

Quebec City, Canada

CALACS congress will be held at Laval University – Canada’s oldest institution of higher education and the first institution in North America to offer higher education in French. The university is located in Quebec City, one of the oldest cities in North America. The historic district of old Québec was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1985.

Come and experience the old city’s heritage, culture, food and beautiful surroundings. 


Public keynotes

Friday 16 may, 17 h 45 - 18 h 45


Dr. Braulio Ferreira de Souza Dias

Executive Secretary of the Convention on Biological Diversity

Saturday 17 may, 11 h - 12 h


Alain Deneault

Doctor of Philosophy and author of several books, including Black Canada (Écosociété 2008).

Sunday 18 may, 11h - 12h

Emmelie Prophète

Poet, novelist, Director of the Bureau haïtien du droit d’auteur and executive secretary of PEN Haïti Center





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