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Associate Professor

B. Sc.; University of Alberta 1966
M.A.; University of Alberta 1969
Ph.D.; Queen's University 1972

University College 267
519 661-2111 ext. 85814

Office Hours: TBA

Courses Recently Taught

274E Canadian Literature
160E Contemporary Canadian Literature

Comparative Literature 506A: Magic Realism in An International Context (2000-01)
English 506B: Magic Regionalism in Canada (2000-01)
English 783A: Magic Realism in Canada (2002-03)
English 785A: The Magic Realist Novel in the Americas (2003-04)

Research Interests

Magic/Marvellous Realism in practice and theory, with particular focus on the Canadian context

Current Projects

Going for Baroque: Terry Grigg's Short Stories

Canadian Poetry: Studies, Documents, Reviews editorial board

Selected Publications

"The Regional Reader, the Archive, and the Icon," Prairie Forum, Vol.22, No 2 ( Fall, 1997), 167-192.




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