“Print Culture @ the Edge”

2013 Annual Meeting of the Bibliographical Society of Canada
3-4 June 2013

Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences
University of Victoria


Monday, 3 June 2013

9:00 a.m. Welcome from the President, Janet Friskney (York University)

9:15 – 10:15  Print Culture and the Edges of Nationalism

Room: Cornett A-129
Chair:  Alison Rukavina (Texas Tech University)

10:15 – 10:45 Break

10:45 – 12:15 Editions and Revisions

Room: Cornett A-129
Chair: Éric Leroux (l’Université de Montréal)

12:15 – 2:00 BSC Catered lunch and Annual General Meeting (for BSC members only)
Presentation of the Marie Tremaine Medal to Carole Gerson
Room: Cornett A-129

2:00 – 3:00 Proletarian Publishing

Room: Cornett A-129
Chair: Carole Gerson (Simon Fraser University)

3:00 – 3:30 Break

3:30 – 5:00 Round-Table Discussion on the Past, Present, and Future of Library & Archives Canada

Room: Cornett A-129
Chair: K athryn Carter (Laurier Brantford)

5:00 – 7:00 Congress President's Reception
Room: TBA


Tuesday, 4 June 2013

9:00 - 10:45 Publishing and Self-Publishing [sponsored jointly with Association of Canadian College and University Teachers of English (ACCUTE)]

Room: Cornett B-135
Chair: Lise Jaillant (University of British Columbia)

10:45 – 11:15 Break

11:15 – 12:15 Defining Categories of Print Culture

Room: Cornett B-135
Chair: Penney Clark (University of British Columbia)

12:15 – 2:00 Lunch Break

2:00 – 3:30 Social Authorship

Room: Cornett B-135
Chair: Peter McNally (McGill University)

3:45 – 4:30 Reception hosted jointly with CASBC

Room: Hickman 105

4:30 – 6:00 Keynote Address by Carole Gerson (Simon Fraser University): “Edges of Cultural Memory: Recognition and Commemoration of Early Canadian Writers”

(Sponsored jointly by the Bibliographical Society of Canada and the Canadian Association for the Study of Book Culture)
Room: Hickman 105
Chair:  Linda Quirk (University of Alberta)