Dr. Pascal Brissette
Dr. Brissette is a professor in the department of French Language Literature, Translation and Creation. His research focuses on collective discourses and narratives, Montreal literature, voice poetry and poetry events. In 2012, he founded and then headed the Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Montreal Studies (CRIEM). Since 2019, he has headed the Social Data Analysis Center, a project carried out in partnership with the Urban Innovation Laboratory of the City of Montreal, Centraide of Greater Montreal, the Regional Directorate of Public Health and the Diversity Department and the social inclusion of the City of Montreal. He is currently setting up a collective discourse and narrative analysis laboratory (LADIREC) for the analysis of large media and literary corpora.