RACS-CERBA 18th International Conference:
"Russia and Canada: Summing-up 2021"
December 9-10, 2021
Dear CERBA Members and Partners,
CERBA is happy to be a partner of Russian Association for Canadian Studies (RACS) in the organization of RACS 18th International Conference, which will take place on December 9-10, 2021. The Conference is held in a hybrid format ((online / Institute of the US and Canadian Studies (Moscow, 12, Teterinsky lane, bldg. 5)).
Participation in the Conference for CERBA Members is free of charge.
If your schedule does not allow you to participate in the entire program, you are welcome to attend the workshops of your choice.
The Conference is open to a broad audience, and explicitly aims to promote interdisciplinary dialogue.
The first day (Thursday, December 9) of the Conference will be devoted economics, business and politics including Arctic issues, the appropriate themes include but are not limited to the following: policies of the countries towards each other at the current moment, and enhancing international cooperation in the North and Arctic.
The second day (Friday, December 10) will allow the contribution from Canadianists in different areas covering the themes of domestic social policies and cultural developments. Any other theme relevant to Canadian Studies (Canadian history, literature, etc.) will be also considered.
Program will follow shortly
DATE: Thursday-Friday, December 9-10, 2021
TIME: Thursday 10:00-18:30
VENUE: Online / Institute of the US and Canadian Studies (Moscow, 12, Teterinsky lane, bldg. 5)
RSVP: Please confirm your registration to [email protected], specifying your full name, position and company name.
ADMISSION: CERBA Members – Complimentary upon timely RSVP
LANGUAGE: Russian and English (simultaneous translation is provided)
Russian Association for Canadian Studies was founded by the leading experts in Canadian studies from the Institute of the USA and Canada, and is affiliated with the International Council for Canadian Studies (Canada) being the full-fledged member of both the World and European Associations for Canadian Studies.
The association is headed by its President Tatyana R. Kuzmina, PhD, and renowned Academic Sergei Rogov as an Honourary President and Scientific Leader.
Currently RACS is the only scientific NGO in the Russian Federation that unites all the Russian scholars specializing on Canada. RACS has chapters in many cities and universities of Russia guiding the research in various aspects of Canadian life by many scholars and experts in Saint Petersburg, Volgograd, Kazan, Vladivostok and many other cities.
RACS members take an active part in the research academic activities of the International council for Canadian Studies (Ottawa) and international conferences that bring together the best specialists in Canadian Studies all over the world.
Jointly with the Institute of the USA and Canada and the Institute of the world history at the Russian Academy of Sciences, RACS publishes 2 different magazines devoted to Canadian Studies - Canada Annual Magazine and The Canadian Studies in Russia and Abroad.