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Areas of Expertise: Asian American and Asian Canadian literature; Contemporary Women novelists; Ethnic writers; Feminist issues; Women’s studies; Diaspora and visible minorities; 18th Century fiction;
Biography: Eleanor Ty is a Professor in the Department of English and Film Studies. She works on Asian North American Literature and Film and on Eighteenth Century British Literature. …
Associate Professor; Spanish
Areas of Expertise: 20th-century Latin American literature; Latin American history; Teaching methodology; Poetry; Spanish as a second language; Business Spanish; Economic dependency and the Third World; Latin Americans in exile; Latin American diaspora Memory and exile Translation
Biography: RESEARCH INTERESTS-- …
Professor, 3M National Teaching Fellow
Areas of Expertise: African Diaspora; African Caribbean religion; Religion and immigration; African Canadian; Religion and popular culture; Caribbean religion and culture; African-Canadians
Biography: Research Interests: …
Associate Professor, Geography; Associate Director, International Migration Research Centre
Areas of Expertise: Immigration Indian diaspora; Ethnicity Gender Population dynamics (Canada); India-Canada social and economic connections
Biography: Margaret Walton-Roberts is an associate professor in the Geography and Environmental studies department at Wilfrid Laurier University Ontario, and associate director of the International Migration Research Centre. Her research addresses gender, Indian…
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Associate Professor | Graduate Program Coordinator
Areas of Expertise: Religion and media; Religion and technology; Haiti/Haitian Vodou/Haitian diaspora; Citizen media (online social networking, blogging, etc.); Ubiquitous computing
Biography: My research is generally concerned with the intersection of media, technology and identity within the context of religious, social and cultural movements. Earlier research fell within the growing area of religion and media scholarship, an…