Thursday, 06 January
112. Confessions, Hoaxes, Revelations: Canadian Nonfiction for Impolite Readers
3:30–4:45 p.m., Olympic I, J. W. Marriott
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Canadian Literature in English
Presiding: Julie Rak, Univ. of Alberta
1. “One Damn War after Another: Hugh Garner, Spain, and the Canadian Left,” Emily Robins Sharpe, Penn State Univ., University Park
2. “Fuck the Facts: The Multimedia(ted) Production of Farley Mowat and the Accommodation of a Few Whoppers,” Katja Lee, McMaster Univ.
3. “A Hoax within a Hoax within a Hoax: The US Hostage Crisis and Canadian Identity,” Deborah Phelps, Sam Houston State Univ.