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Congratulations to Dr. Chandrima Chakraborty who edited a recent issue of Postcolonial Text entitled “Translated Worlds: History, Diaspora, South Asia.” The issue also features the article “‘A Shared Burden’: Reading Choas and/as Utopia in Amitav Ghosh’s Sea of Poppies” written by Nisha Eswaran, a PhD candidate in our department. For more information on the special issue,…

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Nominations are currently being solicited for vacant undergraduate and graduate student seats on the Board of Governors, Senate, and the University Planning Committee. Elected terms begin July 1, 2016! The nomination period is open until Thursday, February 4, 2016. For forms and information about the nomination process, please visit www.mcmaster.ca/univsec/elections/index.cfm More information on the attached image!

Henry Giroux, in this passionate and incisive book, turns the conventional wisdom on terrorism upside down, demonstrating how fear and lawlessness have become organizing principles of life in the United States, and violence an acceptable form of social mediation.

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ECCS Hosts: Cocoa & Cram!

The English, Cultural Studies & Critical Theory Undergraduate Student Society invites you to join them on Monday, November 30th from 9AM-5PM to talk about study tips for the upcoming examination period.

Congratulations to Dr. Sharlee Cranston-Reimer, a recent graduate of our department, who received an award from the Canadian Studies Network – Réseau d’études canadiennes (CSN-RÉC) for her dissertation Building New Worlds: Gender and Embodied Non-Conformity and Imagining Otherwise in Contemporary Canadian Literature. In her dissertation–named by the CSN-RÉC as Best PhD Dissertation in Canadian Studies (2015)–Dr. Cranston-Reimer…

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