Ryerson University

 

Administered by the MLC Research Centre team as part of Dr. Gammel’s mandate to train the next generation of highly skilled academic scholars, PUBZ provides peer-support for the preparation of dissertations, theses, MRPs, conference papers, journal articles, and scholarly books. In line with Ryerson’s student-driven experiential zone education, the goal is to provide MLC team members and other interested students and scholars with a forum for honing skills in research, writing and publishing, and offer support for the preparation of publishable scholarship.

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PUBZ 2014 

Regular Meetings

Time: 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Location: 111 Gerrard, first floor, MLC Conference/Exhibition Space
Frequency: Bi-weekly
Participants: RSVP in advance to admin@ryerson.ca or 416-979-5000 ext. 7668
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Call for Submissions

We are calling for participants for the 2014 PUBZ series. If you have a paper that you think might benefit from PUBZ, please let us know by or before 31st January, 2014. All we need is a quick email note with a tentative title and brief description of your project and the deadline, if you have one. You can simply respond to admin@mlc.ryerson.ca..


Summary of PUBZ Learning Point​

Read about How to Prepare for a Defense (Emma Doran)

PUBZ 2013 

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PUBZ 2014 is moderated by Jason Wang with support by Tara Sadeghian, both Communication and Culture graduate students. Administrative support is provided by Catherine Russell.

If you are interested in PUBZ, please contact: admin@mlc.ryerson.ca or 416-979-5000 ext. 7668.

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The Great War in Literature and Visual Culture

MLC Themes

The Great War in Literature and Visual Culture

Amid the unprecedented social change of World War I, women renegotiated their identities by dramatically changing the way they engaged with the arts. But how did they do so? And how did everyday citizens engage with the war?

Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven

MLC Themes

Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven

Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven, considered by many to be the mother of Dada, was a daringly innovative poet and an early creator of junk sculpture. “The Baroness” was best known for her sexually charged, often controversial performances.

Modernism in the World

MLC Themes

Modernism in the World

Recent research has departed from the Euro-centric and national view of Modernism to include approaches and methods studying Modernism across national boundaries and across different art forms to include fashion, dance, performance, technology, and visual culture.

Lucy Maud Montgomery

MLC Themes

Lucy Maud Montgomery

L.M. Montgomery is perhaps Canada's most important literary export. She was prolific writer of over 500 short stories and poems, and twenty novels, including the beloved Anne of Green Gables.

Canadian Modernism

MLC Themes

Canadian Modernism

The works of numerous Canadian authors who lived during the modernist era may well constitute the most central and experimental articulation of Canadian modernism in prose, allowing authors to stage cross-cultural, controversial, and even conflicted identities.

Modernist Biography and Life Writing

MLC Themes

Modernist Biography and Life Writing

Life writing, including autobiographical accounts, diaries, letters and testimonials written or told by women and men whose political, literary or philosophical purposes are central to their lives, has become a standard tool for communication and the dissemination of information.