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MJ Kidnie Professor M.J. Kidnie

Professor M.J. Kidnie wins prestigious 2013-14 OCUFA Teaching Award!

Gary Barwin Gary Barwin

Gary Barwin is this year’s Writer-in-Residence.

Steven Slowka Steven Slowka

Steven Slowka is this year’s Student Writer-in-Residence.


munroWanted: Creative, inspiring mentor

Read more about the Alice Munro Chair in Creativity.

Emberley BookFresh off the presses!

Professor Julia Emberley's study of The Testimonial Uncanny: Indigenous Storytelling, Knowledge, and Reparative Practices has just been published. This book, which is her fourth, explores Indigenous literary and artistic practices from Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and the United States, with a focus on the ways Indigenous storytelling discloses and repairs the traumatic impact of social violence in settler colonial nations.

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