The program for the thirty-eighth annual meeting of the Association for the Advancement of Scandinavian Studies in Canada (AASSC), which will be held at the University of British Columbia from Monday, June 3– Thursday, June 6, 2019 in conjunction with the meetings of the Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences / Fédération Canadienne des Sciences Humaines, is now available and can be downloaded here:
2019 AASSC Final Program.pdf
AASSC Slate for the 2019 election (2019-2021)
The following AASSC members have agreed to let their names stand for the indicated Executive Board positions:
President – Natalie Van Deusen (University of Alberta)
Vice-President and Programming Chair – Christopher Crocker (University of Manitoba)
Treasurer - John T. Nilson (Regina, Saskatchewan – retired)
Secretary – TBA
AASSC Webmaster and Newsletter Editor – Laurie Prange (Capilano University)
Members at Large (2 positions) – Christine Ekholst (Uppsala University) and Amy Poole (Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario)
Continuing Executive Board positions:
Editor, Scandinavian-Canadian Studies – Helga Thorson (University of Victoria)
Past President – Ingrid Urberg (University of Alberta, Augustana Campus)
Please note: Nominations will also be accepted from the floor during our Annual General Meeting on Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at the University of British Columbia-Vancouver.
Ingrid Urberg, Chair, Susan Gold/Smith and Birgitta Wallace – 2019 AASSC Nominating Committee
Register now for the upcoming AASSC conference in Vancouver, BC.
Details about the AASSC banquet will be forthcoming closer to the conference date.