Conference by Shani Mootoo

Conference by Shani Mootoo

Date and Time : Tuesday November 28, 2017 @ 4pm Place : A4-348 (FLSH) @ Université de Sherbrooke Shani Mootoo was born in Ireland, and grew up in Trinidad. She is a novelist and a visual artist. Mootoo’s novels include Moving Forward Sideways Like a Crab, longlisted for the Scotia Bank Giller Prize, shortlisted for the Lambda Award; Valmiki’s Daughter, longlisted for the Scotia Bank Giller Prize; He Drown She in the Sea, longlisted for the Dublin IMPAC Award, and Cereus Blooms at Night,…

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Conference by Shannon Webb-Campbell

Conference by Shannon Webb-Campbell

Date and Time: Thursday November 16th 2017 @ 4pm  Place: A4-348 (FLSH) @ Université de Sherbrooke Shannon Webb-Campbell is a mixed-Indigenous (Mi’kmaq) settler poet, writer, and critic currently based in Montreal. Her first book, Still No Word (2015) was the inaugural recipient of Egale Canada’s Out In Print Award. She was Canadian Women in the Literary Arts critic-in-residence in 2014, and sits on CWILA’s board of directors. Her work has appeared in many anthologies, journals and publications across Canada including…

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