In 'Reel Injun' Cree filmmaker Neil Diamond takes a look at the ‘Hollywood Indian’, exploring and critiquing the portrayal of North American Natives through a century of cinema. Starts at 3:00 pm.
We will be asked to rethink popular representations of ‘Indians’ on screen – and we will also get the opportunity to learn more about Native North American film-making. Starts at 6:00 pm.
AAPI Nexus is seeking contributions for a special issue that will examine theoretical, policy and practical issues related to Asian and Pacific Islanders in four English-Speaking countries.
The University of Leeds will be hosting a BACS Literature Group Symposium this September on critical pedagogies in the context of teaching Canadian literature.
Dr. Bates was appointed Director of the CCS in 2016. Her research focuses mainly on ecocriticism, representations of waste, archive theory and ethical reading practice.
I assist the Centre for Canadian Studies with the organization of events, promotion of the Centre and liaison with other groups and institutions.