Selected Publications

“CanLit and Community” in REFUSE: CanLit in Ruins. Edited by Hannah McGregor, Julie Rak and Erin Wunker. Book*hug, forthcoming in 2019.

Cautious Optimism and CanLit. Canadian Women in the Literary Arts. 21 December 2017.

New organization to test rural water quality when government doesn’t. Nova Scotia Advocate. 6 October 2017.

Beyond Inclusion: Twenty Years of Writing Thru RaceRicepaper Magazine 20.4 2016: 20–23.

Gary Gets Angry SometimesUnderstorey Magazine 9: Home and Away. Dec 2016.

In Conversation with Shani Mootoo, author of Moving Forward Sideways Like a Crab. CWILA.com, 7 March 2016.

with Daniel McNeil. Diversity, Art, and the Academy: The Revolution Will Be Live. Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Carleton University. Feb 22 2016.

The River, The People and The Industry: The damming history of the Ottawa River Watershed. The Leveller 8.3 Nov/Dec 2015:6.

Nothing to Lose But Our Fear: Resistance in Dangerous Times by Fiona JeffriesBriarpatch Magazine 44.5 Sept/Oct 2015: 36.

In Conversation with Alex Leslie, author of The Things I Heard About You. Matrix Magazine, 18 January 2015.

In Conversation with Larissa Lai and Rita Wong, authors of Sybil Unrest. Lemon Hound, 20 June 2014.

Beyond Autoethnography: Fictocriticism as a Feminist Writing StrategySouth Asian Review 34.3 2013: 103–120.

Steak SpiceA Showcase of Experimental Women’s Writing. Spec. issue of Filling Station Magazine 57 Nov 2013: 35.

with Krissy Darch. Beyond BullyingBriarpatch Magazine 42.5 Sept/Oct 2013: 40.

— reprinted in Strategies for Successful Writing: A Rhetoric, Research Guide, Reader, and Handbook, 6th ed. Pearson Education Inc. 2015: 433

Interview with Maude Barlow, author of Blue Future and National Chairperson of Council of Canadians, on OPIRG Roots Radio on CKCU 93.1FM, October 1 2013.

Expect Expectations: Reading “Ethnic” Literature Through a Multicultural LensPlenitude: Your Queer Arts and Literature Magazine. Feb 2013.

A Canadian state, devouring its citizensVancouver Observer. 14 December 2012.

“Bullying” is too vague when we’re dealing with sexism and misogynyThe Georgia Straight. 15 October 2012.

Vamps, Heroines, Otherwise: Diasporic Women Resisting EssentialismTopia: Canadian Journal of Cultural Studies 26 2011: 127–144.

Clean Up Time. Walk Myself Home: An Anthology to End Violence Against Women. Ed. Andrea Routley. Halfmoon Bay: Caitlin Press, 2010. 40–46

The Mirror. Rain and ThunderIssue 46: Spring 2010.