Terrence Craig

Professor, English

Terrence Craig

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(506) 364-2551
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Dr. Craig has taught in Malawi, Nigeria, and Bermuda, and has been a Visiting Scholar at the University of Western Sydney, Australia. He has delivered papers at conferences or as an invited speaker in India, Australia, Eire, Papua New Guinea, Sweden, Scotland, Guyana, and the U.S.A.


B.A., M.A. (Carleton),
Ph.D. (Toronto)

Research interests

Research Interests
Canadian, Postcolonial, Modern, Postmodern


Selected Publications

 The White Spaces of Kenyan Settler Writing. Holland: Brill, 2017.

The Missionary Lives: A Study in Canadian Missionary Biography and Autobiography. Holland: Brill, 1997.

Racial Attitudes in English-Canadian Fiction, 1905-1980. Waterloo: Wilfrid Laurier Press, 1987. Holland: Brill, 1997.

"The Confessional Revisited: Laura Salverson's Canadian Work." Studies in Canadian Literature 10.1-2

"Frederick Philip Grove's 'The Dirge.'" Canadian Poetry 16, Spring 1985.

"F.P. Grove and the 'Alien' Immigrant in the West." Journal of Canadian Studies 20.2 1985.

"Religious Images of the Non-Whites in English-Canadian Literature: Charles Gordon and Rudy Wiebe." The Native in Literature, ed. T. King et al. Toronto: ECW Press, 1985.

"There's a tremendous moral aspect:' Imperialism and morality in The Imperialist." The Imperialist: A Critical Edition, ed. T. Tausky. Ottawa: Tecumseh Press, 1996.

"Interview with Austin Clarke," World Literature Written in English, 26, No. 1 1986.

"Gary Geddes," W.O. Mitchell," Guy Vanderhaeghe," in the Encyclopedia of Post-Colonial Literatures in English, ed. E. Benson, L. Conolly. London: Routledge, 1994.

"Fred Bodsworth," "Austin C. Clarke," Watson Kirkconnell," "Laura Salverson." Oxford Companion to Canadian Literature. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1983, updated 1996.

"Emily Carr." Horizon Canada, No. 15.

Annual Review articles of Fiction for the annual University of Toronto Quarterly "Letters in Canada."

Comprehensive review articles of Canadian writing, 1991-1996 (misc. reviews in Papers of the Bibliographical Society of Canada, Cross-Canada Writers' Quarterly, Atlantic Provinces Book Review, and other journals).