Jelena Marelj on Shakespeare’s Characters

Prof. Jelena Marelj’s book, Shakespearean Character: Language in Performance, was recently published by the Arden Shakespeare (Bloomsbury UK). The book explores the astounding lifelikeness of Shakespeare’s most memorable and linguistically complex dramatic characters. Marelj uses theories drawn from… Read More

Prof. Paul Vermeersch on The Next Chapter

Creative Writing & Publishing’s own resident poetry and publishing guru, Paul Vermeersch, was recently featured on CBC Radio One’s The Last Chapter with Shelagh Rogers. In this interview, Paul discusses futurism, the contexts for his latest book, Self-Defense… Read More

Paging DOCTOR Meldrum…

Prof. Claire Meldrum successfully defended her doctoral dissertation on March 8, 2019.  Her dissertation, “The Mockery of Things: Material Culture and Domestic Ideology in the Detective Fiction of Anna Katharine Green” considers the role of physical objects like… Read More

TESOL+ Graduate wins W-I-L Student of the Year Award

by Prof. Tania Iveson We are very proud and pleased to announce that Dema Haddadin, graduate of our first TESOL Plus (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) cohort received one of Sheridan’s four Work-Integrated-Learning (WIL) Student of… Read More

Meet Student Advisor Erica Dean (General Arts & Science and Pre-Health)

Erica is delighted to be the Embedded Student Advisor for the General Arts & Science and Pre-Health Science programs in the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences in partnership with Student Advisement.  Erica started at Sheridan in 2015… Read More

The Hub: Writing/Talking/Walking Contest Winners

In partnership with Sheridan’s Centre for Indigenous Leadership and Support, the SRCA-funded Talk the Walk project held the first Writing/Talking/Walking Contest this semester. The competition sought submissions of creative or critical writing in any genre dealing with themes… Read More

Welcome to the Fall 2018 Issue of Alchemy

Welcome to the Fall 2018 Issue of Alchemy

Yet another whirlwind of a semester, FHASS! Congratulations on nearing the semester’s end, and on all our individual and collective successes as a Faculty since September. Please enjoy this issue of Alchemy in between studying and marking marathons,… Read More

From the Dean’s Office

Where to begin?  A Scotiabank Giller Prize Finalist, a Creative Humanities project launch enabled by the coveted College & Community Social Innovation Fund (SSHRC), a poetry book, a textbook, stories, more stories, readings, interviews, teaching and learning innovations,… Read More

Welcome to the Winter 2018 Issue of Alchemy!