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Literature Matters: Literature in the Community lecture series

October 18, 2017

Talks by members of the Department of English at Grace-Westminster United Church Social Hall, 505 - 10 St. E, Saskatoon, SK

October 18th, 2017, 7:30 pm

Shakti Brazier-Tompkins, "Sensibility and Similitude: The Power of Animal Stories”

We feel more connected to those we recognize as similar to ourselves. Can animal stories break down the species barrier?

Shakti is a senior doctoral student in the Department of English at the University of Saskatchewan. She has just completed her dissertation on “Tracking the Real Thing: Representation, Relationship, and Masculinity in the Animal Stories of Euro-Canadian Men.”

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