Department of English

DEPARTMENT OF

English Language and Literature

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Heather Macfarlane

 

Heather Macfarlane

Assistant Adjunct Professor

PhD Toronto

613-533-6000, ext. 74409
heather.macfarlane@queensu.ca

Office: Watson Hall, Room 432
Office Hours: Tues. 10-11 am and 2-3:30 pm; Thurs. 1-2 am; Fri. 11:30 am-12:30 pm

 

2017-18 Courses

Research Interests

  • Canadian comparative literature: Anglophone; Francophone; Indigenous; diaspora
  • literary activism
  • theatre in Canada
  • space- and place-based criticism

Recent Publications

Introduction to Indigenous Literary Criticism in Canada (Broadview Press, 2015)

“Beyond the Divide: The Use of Native Languages in Anglo- and Franco-Indigenous Theatre.” Studies in Canadian Literature (2010)

“Pour une autocritique amérindienne: le fantastique de Bernard Assiniwi et l’étude des genres.” Littératures autochtones émergentes. (Mémoire d’encrier, 2010)

Volkswagen Blues 25 Years Later: Revisiting Poulin’s Pitsémine.” Studies in Canadian Literature (2009)