Category: News

Information about the election of the new officers of the AILC-ICLA (the President, 4 Vice Presidents, 2 Secretaries, 3 Treasurers) and of the other members of the Executive Council (18 members), is now published. From 2022, elections will be held online. A list of candidates has been selected by the Nominating Committee. Members can also propose additional candidates. All information […]

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The XXIII International Congress of the AILC-ICLA, “Re-Imagining Literatures of the World: Global and Local, Mainstreams and Margins”, will take place in Tbilisi, Georgia, from 24 to 29 July 2022. The Congress will be held in a hybrid form (combination of online and in person) unless and until further notice required by geo-political or hygienic […]

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Participation grants offered to attend the XXIII International Congress in Tbilisi, Georgia, 24-29 July 2022:Owing to uncertainty of the on-going sanitary crisis, the political situation, and the hybrid format of the Congress, the Participation Grant Committee has decided to allocate all its funds for the upcoming 2022 ICLA Congress (Tbilisi, Georgia, 24-29 July 2022), in […]

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The XXIII International Congress of the AILC-ICLA, “Re-Imagining Literatures of the World: Global and Local, Mainstreams and Margins”, will take place in Tbilisi, Georgia, from 24 to 29 July 2022. All information at: https://icla2022-tbilisi.ge/

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The AILC-ICLA ECARE Committee is pleased to announce that the deadline for the following Early-Career prizes has been extended to 15 May 2022: Best Translation Prize:  This award is for an outstanding translation in the form or an article, chapter, or other short work, published by an early-career scholar in the period between ICLA Congresses.  First Book Subvention:  This […]

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As an association created soon after World War II and dedicated to the peaceful study of the world’s many languages, literatures and cultures, we are devastated at the tragic war in Ukraine. The evident destruction and loss of life, and the hundreds of thousands of people fleeing across borders affect us all – the Ukrainian […]

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The AILC-ICLA highly values participation in its work, including at the Congress, of graduate students and Early Career Researchers in comparative literature and related fields. This work is coordinated by its  ECARE Committee, which is pleased to announce the following deadline extensions to 1 March 2022: Best Translation Prize:  This award is for an outstanding translation in the […]

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The deadline for individual proposal submission for Congress Sessions and Special Sessions, as well as for the Early Career NEXT GEN seminars sponsored by the ICLA ECARE Committee at the XXIII AILC-ICLA Congress, Tbilisi, Georgia, 24-29 July 2022, has been extended to 15 February 2022. For more information on Congress and Special Sessions, please visit the Congress Abstract Submission page. For more […]

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If your university or National Association may be interested in hosting the AILC-ICLA Congress in 2025, please take a look at the information in our  Congress Hosting Guide . Statements of interest stating the name of your university or academic institution (or consortium of universities / institutions), the proposed site of the congress, and a brief proposal should […]

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The XXIII AILC-ICLA Triennial International Congress: “Re-Imagining Literatures of the World: Global and Local, Mainstreams and Margins” will take place in Tbilisi, Georgia (and online) 24-29 July 2022 (not 25-20 July as mistakenly advertised in the Newsletter) Here is a reminder of key deadlines for proposals: Group proposal submission due by: 31 August 2021Acceptance of group sessions announced: 20 September […]

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