Welcome, Bienvenue, Bienvenidos

Welcome to the official website of the FHIS GSC 2017 – the biennial, international conference organized by graduate students from the Department of French, Hispanic, and Italian Studies (FHIS) at the University of British Columbia (UBC) in Vancouver, Canada.

The seventh edition of the FHIS GSC will take place at the UBC Vancouver campus on October 21-22, 2017. This year’s theme is:

Beyond the Right Turn: Narrating Resistance

The program for this year’s conference is available in the “Keynote Speaker and Event Program” section of this website. In addition, please note that the event will be taking place in Thea’s Lounge, in the Thea Koerner House (UBC, Point Grey Campus).

For further information, please contact us at: fhis.gsc.2017@gmail.com

Thanks for visiting, we look forward to seeing you at the conference!


The FHIS GSC Organizing Committee

Liza Bolen
Karen O’Regan
Upasana Thakkar
Fabricio Tocco