Graduate Student Presentation Prize Winner – 2012


Jennifer Hardwick (Queen’s) “A Space of Not Knowing”: Settler Ignorance and the Study of Indigenous Literatures”


Tania Aguila-Way (Ottawa) “Uncertain Landscapes: Trauma, Risk and Scientific Knowledge in Madeleine Thien’s Fiction”

Kasim Husain (McMaster) “At What Price Home? Queer Liberalism and the Gentrification of London in Hanif Kureishi’s My Beautiful Laundrette”

L. Camille van der Marel (Alberta), “Why Did the Postcolonial Scholar Cross the Road? The Transnational Turn in Canadian Literary Studies”

For a description, criteria for judging, and other information about the prize, see Graduate Student Conference Presentation Prize.