HISTOIRE(S): 18-19-20 October 2013

full name / name of organization: 
Association des Études Françaises et Francophones d'Irlande


National University of Ireland, Maynooth
18-19-20 October 2013

- Narrative strategies
- History and fiction in historical novels
- Writers and History
- Autofiction and autobiography
- Revisionism and historiography
- Myths, tales and legends
- Individual and collective histories
- History and memory
- Micro-histories
- Hidden histories
- Forgetting/forgotten history
- Literary history
- Historians and literature
- The history of Readership and reception
- French Literary Canon
- La politique et l'Histoire
- History and identity
- His-stories/Her-stories
- 1913-2013, centenaries and commemorations

Above are some suggested sub-themes for the 15th annual conference of the Irish Association for French & Francophone Studies (ADEFFI, www.adeffi.ie), which takes as its focus the theme of 'Histoire(s)'. The conference will take place on 18, 19 and 20 October 2013, and is to be held on the beautiful campus of the University of Maynooth, on the outskirts of Dublin.

Proposals for papers should be sent via e-mail to adeffi.conference@yahoo.ie on or before 18 March 2013 (format MS Word). Proposals should be no more than 300 words and may be written in French or English.