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Palestine in Native American Poetry

Palestine in Native American Poetry
427 Bloor St. West, Trinity-St. Paul's Centre
Time: Mar 27th, 2:00 pm End: Mar 27th, 4:00 pm
Interest Categories: Women & Gender Studies (FAS), Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations (FAS), Indigenous, English (FAS), Critical Theory, Comparative Literature (FAS)
Lecture by Steven Salaita -- LOCATION CHANGED

The Centre for Comparative Literature is pleased to present

Steven Salaita

Palestine in Native American Poetry

Professor Steven Salaita is an independent scholar and writes frequently about Arab Americans, Palestine, Indigenous Peoples, and decolonization.  He is the author of six books:

  • Anti-Arab Racism in the USA: Where it Comes From and What it Means for Politics (2006) (Winner of 2007 Gustavus Myers Center for the Study of Bigotry and Human Rights' "Outstanding Book” Award)
  • The Holy Land in Transit: Colonialism and the Quest for Canaan (2006)
  • Arab American Literary Fictions, Cultures, and Politics (2006)
  • The Uncultured Wars: Arabs, Muslims, and the Poverty of Liberal Thought (2009)
  • Modern Arab American Fiction: A Reader’s Guide (2011)
  • Israel’s Dead Soul (2011)

The talk is being co-sponsored by  The Centre for Comparative Literature, Program in Literature and Critical Theory, Program in Aboriginal Studies, and the Women & Gender Studies Institute.

This event is free and open to all. Registration is not required. For further information, please contact the Centre for Comparative Literature at (416) 813-4041.

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