► Topic: evolution of the Place Émilie-Gamelin since the 1960's, architecture and cultural history of Montreal, alternative artistic expression
01-02.05.2009 Interviews with participants in the conference Contested Spaces: Conflict, Counter-Narrative, and Culture from Below in Canadian and Québécois Literatures / Espaces contestés : conflit, contre-récit et la culture d’en bas dans les littératures canadienne et québécoise.
► Topic: culture from below, literature and art by minority groups, poverty and social conflicts reflected in the arts, theatre, and literature.
13.03.2009 Fragments of the discussion with Anita Aloisio following the screening of her French-language documentary film Les enfants de la loi 101 (The Children of Bill 101) (as part of the series of lectures-screenings-discussions on Cultural Mobility) ► Topic: Bill 101 (30 years later), the linguistic politics of present-day Québec, immigration and Québécois identity
12.03.2009 Discussion with Simon Harel and Sherry SimonEspaces et lieux précaires (Precarious Spaces and Places) led by Élisabeth Nardout-Lafarge ► Topic: the city imaginary, social problems and cultural processes in Québec, role of the intellectual within precarious spaces and places, linguistic divisions, passages, self-expression, translation