Dalhousie Doctoral Thesis Award

I am delighted to share that my dissertation, “Canadian Modernist Poetry and the Rise of Personal Religions,” has been selected as the recipient of the Dalhousie Doctoral Thesis Award, which recognizes “the best thesis submitted by Doctoral students in the 2018 calendar year.” It has also been selected as Dalhousie’s nominee for the national CAGS/UMI Distinguished Dissertation Award in the …

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My New Bibliography of Margaret Avison

“Bibliography of Margaret Avison, 1987-2017.” The Avison Centenary in 2018. Ed. David A. Kent. Spec. issue of Canadian Poetry: Studies, Documents, Reviews 80-81 (Spring/Summer, Fall/Winter 2017): 216-69.

I was asked to help celebrate Avison’s centenary (2018) by contributing an updated bibliography to David A. Kent’s special issue of Canadian Poetry: Studies, Documents, Reviews. I am grateful to David, …

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New article in the University of Toronto Quarterly

“Beyond the Temple and the Cave: William James, E.J. Pratt, and Christian-Spiritualist Syncretisms.” University of Toronto Quarterly 86.4 (2017): 1-26.

I am happy to announce that my article on James, Pratt, religious syncretism, and personal religions in Canadian poetry has now been published. If you belong to an institution that subscribes to the University of Toronto Quarterly, you may …

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