Check out our session at MLA 2014:
Indigeneity and Diaspora: Exploring Intersections through Canadian Literature
Saturday, 11 January, 2014
Indiana-Iowa room of the Chicago Marriott
Presiding: Pauline Wakeham, Univ. of Western Ontario
1. “Reaching Gold Mountain: Rereading Labor Narratives in Chinese Canadian Literature,” Malissa Phung, McMaster Univ.
2. “Toward an Ethics of Reconciliation: Reading against Apology in Burning Vision and The Kappa Child,” Janey Lew, Univ. of California, Berkeley
3. “The Limits of Recognition: Possibilities of Indigenous and Diasporic Solidarity in Tessa McWatt’s Out of My Skin,” Paul Barrett, Univ. of Toronto