Month: August 2018

  • Symposium – Houellebecq’s Cultural Transgressions – 29th September – London

    Houellebecq’s Cultural Transgressions 29th September 2018 10am – 5.30pm Senate House, London   Keynote speaker: Agathe Novak-Lechevalier (Université Paris X Nanterre) Since the publication of his first novel Extension du domaine de la lutte, Michel Houellebecq has pushed the boundaries of genre, moral scruples, and literary style, provoking a lively critical debate amongst his many […]

  • “Pluralités” conference at Université de la Nouvelle Calédonie

    The University of New Caledonia and the University of Moncton (Canada) are co-hosting the “Pluralités Sociales” conference from 20-24 August 2018 in Noumea. The conference program is now available: Pluralites_PROGRAMME Contact Elatiana RAZAFIMANDIMBIMANANA at for more information.  

  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Socioeconomics of (additional) Languages

    The School of Languages and Cultures at the University of Queensland is advertising for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Socioeconomics of (additional) Languages. This is a three year, Level A position. The primary purpose of the position is to undertake a research program on the social and/or economic benefits of learning additional languages.  This […]

  • Teaching Assistants program in New Caledonia is now open

    Applications for the 2019 round of the English Language Teaching Assistants programs in both New Caledonia and Wallis-et-Futuna are now open! This program is designed to give students the opportunity to discover a new region and culture by working alongside an English teacher in a French school environment. It is not aimed at experienced teachers, […]