Deals with the other, that conceptual reality we increasingly encounter in our daily lives as the global village manifests itself in Canada and beyond. This collection of essays takes a hard look at how these perceptions are revealed through intercultural dialogue in the literary, political and sociological aspects of Canadian society.
Martin Howard lectures in the French Department at the University College Cork, Ireland. A former Government of Ireland Research Fellow and recipient of the Prix du Quebec, he is Secretary of the International Council for Canadian Studies and Past-President of the Asssociation for Canadian Studies in Ireland. His research focuses on Canadian Studies and the Sociolinguistics of contemporary French.