Dissent: An Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference

Dissent: An Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference Department of English Graduate Student Conference Dalhousie University Halifax, N.S. On 11 December 11th 2012, Chief Theresa Spence of the Attawapiskat First Nation in Northern Ontario declared a hunger strike to critique the federal government’s abuses of treaty rights and First Nations communities, and to draw attention to the detrimental and incalculable effects of Bill C-45 on Canada’s rivers and lakes. Across the country ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
Dalhousie Association of Graduate Students in English
Event type: 
Event
Event date: 
Friday, August 16, 2013 to Sunday, August 18, 2013
Event Location: 
Dalhousie University
Abstract due date: 
Monday, April 1, 2013
Categories: 
American
1865-1914
20th & 21st Century
African-American
Colonial
Revolution & Early National
Transcendentalists
British
20th & 21st Century
Early Modern & Renaissance
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