Critical Message for all Congress 2012 attendees:
Dear LACs and PCs,
The Congress 2012 Academic Convenors Eleanor and Skid want you and your association’s delegates to be aware of some key Congress information. Please pass this info along to all of all your attendees. Critical Message — Download PDF. We wish you and your associations a wonderful time in Waterloo!
Sent on behalf of James Skidmore & Eleanor Ty, Congress 2012 Academic Convenors
Congress 2012 Office – Wilfrid Laurier University & University of Waterloo
75 University Ave. W.,
Waterloo ON
N2L 3C5

FINAL CSSR/SCÉR 2012 Program — click to download PDF.
Note: Please be sure to print out your own conference program and bring it with you to congress.
CCSR Combined program 2012 — click to download PDF
Presentation cancellations:
Stephen LeDrew
Jennifer Hall
Matt Sheedy

During Congress, the Wilfrid Laurier University bookstore will be showcasing our members’ recent publications. Be sure to check it out!

Online registration for Congress 2012 is now open. This year’s Congress runs from May 26 – June 2. The online registration system is simple and easy to use and is located at Be sure to book now to get access to early bird rates and great deals on flights and accommodations. The deadline for “Early registration Fees” is March 31st, 2012.

• Date: May 26 – June 2, 2012
• Location: Kitchener-Waterloo, ON
• Featured speakers: Margaret Atwood, Thomas Homer-Dixon, Jane Urquhart, Sidonie Smith, Chris Hedges, Mary Eberts and Janine Brodie
• 68 association meetings and daily updates to online event calendar from now until Congress
• Unique cultural experiences including picturesque bike paths, art galleries and more!

In an effort to be environmentally conscious we have moved the registration process online. If you have any problems with the online registration system please contact and we will be more than happy to assist you.

Congress 2012 is brought to you by the Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences, in partnership with Wilfrid Laurier University and the University of Waterloo

Airport transportation services to and from Congress 2012 require advance reservations, before April 30, 2012. Read more here:

Congress 2012 Tours – Waterloo Regional Tourism. Click here for more information.

Congress Communiqués:
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
January 2012
December 2011

Film Screening: Gates of Heaven, May 26, 2012

Claim for travel subsidy to the 2012 meeting

All sessions, except for the President’s Reception and Film, will be held at the Wilfrid Laurier University campus.
Book your accommodations (hotels, on-campus residences at both WLU and UW)
Some tips for Congress 2012 Accommodations
Travel Plans — Download PDF

Congress Accessibility

The Call for Papers deadline is now passed.
CSSR Annual Call for Papers 2012 — Download PDF
SCÉR Invitation à proposer une communication — Télécharger le PDF