The Association from time to time announces academic posts, scholarship opportunities, notices of competition deadlines and meetings of CASA. The most recent notices are shown below.

ASCS Brisbane (reminder)

One final reminder that the abstracts for ASCS 39 (2018) in Brisbane are due by Friday 28 July. The schedules of those on the refereeing panels mean that late submissions will not be accepted. Please don’t be caught out. For information and guidelines, see the conference website (note the Call for Papers tab, and the ASCS Guidelines and Forms tab) and/or the ASCS Conferences and Proceedings page.

Professor Victor Castellani at Wits

Professor Victor Castellani of the University of Denver, USA, will present a seminar ‘On misreading Sophocles’ Antigone not without reference to Athol Fugard’s The Island‘ on Friday 11 August at Wits University. Please contact Dylan Futter ( for further information if you wish to attend. An outline of the seminar is available here.