RESEARCH

CURRENT RESEARCH PROJECTS:

The Deed Becomes the Word: Canadian Media and Writing on the Spanish Civil War 
A single-author scholarly monograph.

Embassy Cultures: Building the Libraries and Cultural Life of Canada’s Foreign Missions
A single-author scholarly monograph.

Dorothy Livesay’s Right Hand Left Hand 
A scholarly digital edition, with Dean Irvine and Kaarina Mikalson.

Canada and the Spanish Civil War
An editorial/bibliographic/Digital Humanities project, co-directed with Emily Robins Sharpe. [info]

SELECTED WRITING:

“Modernism, Antimodernism, and the Song Fishermen.” Canadian Poetry: Studies, Documents, Reviews 70 (Spring/Summer 2012): 15–44. [visualisation]

Writing Left: The Emergence of Modernism in English Canadian Literature. Diss. Dalhousie University, 2011. [visualisation]

“F.R. Scott and the Emergence of a Poetics of Institutional Critique.” Canadian Poetry: Studies, Documents, Reviews 66 (Spring/Summer 2010): 68–86.  [visualisation]

“From Transnational Politics to National Modernist Poetics: The Spanish Civil War Poetry in New Frontier.” Canadian Literature 204 (Spring 2010): 44–60.  [visualisation]

DIGITAL HUMANITIES

DH PROJECTS:

Canada and the Spanish Civil War – A Virtual Research Environment (CSCW)
An editorial/bibliographic/Digital Humanities project, co-directed with Emily Robins Sharpe (Keene State).

DH AFFILIATIONS:

CWRC—Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory
The Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory (CWRC, pronounced “quirk”) / Le Collaboratoire scientifique des écrits du Canada (CSÉC) is funded by the Canada Foundation for Innovation’s Leading Edge Fund to establish an online infrastructure for literary research in and about Canada. www.cwrc.ca

DHSI—Digital Humanities Summer Institute, UVic—Returning Participant.
The Digital Humanities Summer Institute at the University of Victoria is an annual forum for discussing and learning about new computing technologies. www.dhsi.org

My DHSI Courses:
“Drupal for Digital Humanities Projects.” June 2014.
“Digital Pedagogy in the Humanities.” June 2013.
“Issues in Large Project Planning and Management.” June 2012.
“Digital Editions.” June 2011.
“Text Encoding Fundamentals and their Application.” June 2010.