Professor Leslie G. Monkman
(Emeritus) Phd York
Canadian and other postcolonial literatures.
- “Canadian Literature in English ‘Among Worlds,’ ” Homework: Postcolonialism, Pedagogy and Canadian Literature, ed. Cynthia Sugars (2004).
Author of A Native Heritage: Images of the Indian in English-Canadian Literature (U of Toronto P, 1981) and monographs including A Renaissance in Context: Canadian Literature in the 1960s (Canada House, 1982) and “Horses and Canoes, Kangaroos and Beavers”: Comparing Australian and Canadian Literatures (Macquarie University, 1990); author of articles on Canadian and other postcolonial literatures in English in journals such as Canadian Literature, Ariel, World Literature Written in English and Australian and New Zealand Studies in Canada; co-editor of Literature in Canada, 2 volumes (Gage, 1978), Stories of Québec (Oberon, 1980), Canadian Novelists and the Novel (Borealis, 1981), Towards a Canadian Literature (Tecumseh, 1985), On Middle Ground (Methuen, 1987), and Tecumseh(Canadian Poetry Press, 1992). Member of the Editorial Board of Canadian Literture and of SSHRC Council.