Darryl Leroux

Assistant Professor
Faculty of Arts
Sociology and Criminology

Faculty Member Information

Education

Ph.D., Sociology, Carleton University, 2010
M.A., Sociology and Equity Studies in Education, University of Toronto, 2005
B.A., Native Studies, Trent University, 2003

Academic Work Experience

2011 - Present, Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology and Criminology, Saint Mary's University
2009 - 2011, Part-time Professor, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, University of Ottawa
2007 - 2011, Contract Instructor, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Carleton University

Membership

2015 - Present, Critical Ethnic Studies Association (CESA).
2014 - Present, Critical Ethnic Studies Association (CESA)
2013 - 2014, Canadian Sociological Association
2010 - 2011, Canadian Sociological Association
2007 - 2009, Canadian Sociological Association
2007 - 2008, Canadian Anthropological Association

Teaching: Course / Program Development

2010/03 - Present, Teaching at Saint Mary's University
2006/03 - 2010/03, Teaching at the University of Ottawa and Carleton University

Scholarly Contributions

Book Reviews

Leroux Darryl. (2015)"Book Review of Métis: Race, recognition, and the struggle for indigenous peoplehood, by Chris Andersen", in Journal of Colonialism and Colonial Studies
Leroux Darryl. (2011)"Book Review of The Hero and the Historians: Historiography and the Uses of Jacques Cartier, by Alan Gordon", in H-Canada
Leroux Darryl. (2008)"Book Review of Exalted Subjects: The Making of Race and Nation in Canada by Sunera Thobani", in Canadian Journal of Sociology 2:33

Book

Leroux Darryl, Caldwell L. "Critical Inquiries: A Reader in Studies of Canada" (Spring - 2013)

Journal Articles

Leroux Darryl. "Le nationalisme intellectuel québécois et le déni du racisme au Québec" (Spring - 2015)
Leroux Darryl. "Le Grand livre de Champlain: Cartography, Colonialism, and Commemoration in the French Atlantic", Interventions: International Journal of Postcolonial Studies (Spring - 2015)
Leroux Darryl. "Rejoinder", Ethnic and Racial Studies 38:9 (Spring - 2015), 1665-1666
Leroux Darryl. "“A Genealogist’s Paradise:” France, Québec, and the Genealogics of Race", Ethnic and Racial Studies 38:5 (Spring - 2015), 718-733
Leroux Darryl, Smith Malinda. "Multiculturalism within a Bilingual Framework: Introduction to Review Dossier", Canadian Ethnic Studies/Études ethniques au Canada 46:2 (Spring - 2014), 97-102
Leroux Darryl. "Entrenching Euro-Settlerism: Multiculturalism and the Politics of Nationalism in Québec", Canadian Ethnic Studies/Études ethniques au Canada 46:2 (Spring - 2014), 117-24
Leroux Darryl. "Debating Québec’s Interculturalism as a Response to Canada’s Multiculturalism: An Exercise in Normative Nationalisms? ", Canadian Diversity/Diversité canadienne 9:2 (Spring - 2012), 67-71
Leroux Darryl. "Québec in France: Towards an understanding of the trans-Atlantic French-Québec subject", Social Identities: Journal for the Study of Race, Nation and Culture 17:3 (Spring - 2010), 373-91
Leroux Darryl. "Québec Nationalism and the Production of Difference: The Bouchard-Taylor Commission, Québec Identity Act, and Québec’s Immigrant Integration Policy", Québec Studies 49 (Spring - 2010), 107-126
Leroux Darryl. "The Spectacle of Champlain: Commemorating Québec", Borderlands 9:1 (Spring - 2010)

Presentation

Leroux Darryl. "Now I am Métis: When White People Become Indigenous", Native Studies Symposium (Winter - 2015)
Leroux Darryl. "Equity on Campus: Strategies and Limitations", Interdisciplinary Centre for Culture and Creativity (Winter - 2015)
Leroux Darryl. "Race in the Québécois Imagination: Anti-Blackness, Settler Colonialism, and the Politics of Victimhood", Discourses of Race: The United States, Canada and the Persistence of Transnational Anti-Blackness (Winter - 2015)
Leroux Darryl. "Loretta Saunders and the Limits of Solidarity: When Violence Hits Home", Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie Aboriginal Law Student Association (Winter - 2015)
Leroux Darryl. "Irony, Shock, and Lack of Empathy: An Analysis of White Settler Affect", American Studies Association (Fall - 2015)
Leroux Darryl. "France, Québec, and a Shared Colonial Nostalgia", Critical Ethnic Studies Association Conference (Spring - 2015)
Leroux Darryl, Caldwell Lynn. "The Settler-Colonial Imagination: Comparing Commemoration in Saskatchewan and Québec", Celebrating Canada Workshop (Fall - 2014)
Leroux Darryl. "Le nationalisme intellectuel québécois et le déni du racisme au Québec", Les continuités et complexités du colonialisme au Québec : Au-delà de la langue et de l’ethnicité (Fall - 2014)
Leroux Darryl. "Understanding the Indian Act and Contemporary Indigenous Politics", The Canadian Union of Postal Workers-Atlantic’s Executive Training Session (Spring - 2014)
Leroux Darryl. "Treaties between First Nations and the Crown: The Case of the Mi'kmaq", The Canadian Council for Refugees Spring Consultation: Gateways to Hope, Pathways to Belonging (Spring - 2014)
Leroux Darryl. "Brouage as a Site of Memory", Champlain in the Anishinabe Aki: History and Memory of an Encounter in Algonquin Lands (Fall - 2013)
Leroux Darryl. "A Genealogist’s Paradise’: Blood, Genes, and the Changing Nature of Race in Québec", Integrated Studies in Education Seminar Series (Fall - 2013)
Leroux Darryl. "Transatlantic Crossings: French Sites of Memory of the Colonial Past", Faculty of Arts Seminar Series (Winter - 2013)
Leroux Darryl. "The Many Paradoxes of Race in Québec: Civilization, Laïcité, and Gender Inequality", Canadian Sociological Association Conference (Spring - 2013)
Leroux Darryl. "A Genealogist’s Paradise’: Blood, Genes, and the Changing Nature of Race in Québec", The Integrated Studies in Education Seminar Series (Fall - 2013)
Leroux Darryl. "Were the Québécois Colonized?", Colonialism in Québec: Myths, Misgivings and Nationalism” at the School of Public and Community Affairs (Fall - 2013)
Leroux Darryl. "Author Meets Critics” Session, Eve Haque’s Multiculturalism within a Bilingual Framework: Language, Race, Belonging in Canada (2012: UTP)", Association for Canadian Studies and the Canadian Ethnic Studies Association 3rd Joint Annual Conference: Ethnic Identity Formation and Change in Canada and Abroad (Fall - 2012)
Leroux Darryl. "Performances of Memory: Building Racial Solidarity Across the Atlantic", Association for Critical Heritage Studies Conference (Spring - 2012)
Leroux Darryl. "Performing the Québécois Family: Two Sites of Memory in France", History, Memory, Performance Conference (Spring - 2012)
Leroux Darryl. "Colonialism in Québec: Myths, Misgivings and Nationalism” at the School of Public and Community Affairs", 8th Annual Tatamagouche Free School (Summer - 2012)
Leroux Darryl. "Interculturalism and the Depoliticization of Tolerance: A Case Study", Association for Canadian Studies and the Canadian Ethnic Studies Association 2nd Joint Annual Conference: Revisiting 40 Years of Multicultural Policy in Canada (Fall - 2011)
Leroux Darryl. "Interculturalism as a Response to Multiculturalism: Some Theoretical Considerations", Atlantic Metropolis Annual Symposium (Summer - 2011)
Leroux Darryl. "Les enjeux coloniaux de la mémoire historique : l’exemple de la célébration du 400e anniversaire de la ville de Québec", 79e Congrès de l’Association francophone pour le savoir (Spring - 2010)
Leroux Darryl. "Québec in France, France in Québec: Towards an Understanding of the Transnational French-Québec Subject", Colonial and Post-Colonial Processes of Subjectivization Conference (Summer - 2010)
Leroux Darryl. "Québec in France, France in Québec: Towards a Practice of Transnational Commemoration", Canadian Sociological Association Conference (Summer - 2010)
Leroux Darryl. "The Spectacle of Interculturalism: Commemorating Québec", Canadian Sociological Association Conference (Spring - 2010)
Leroux Darryl. "Understanding Neo-liberalism, Understanding Contract Faculty", Degrees of Uncertainty: Precarious Employment in the University (Winter - 2010)
Leroux Darryl. "Student Marking, Individual Learning Plans, and Co-curricular Design", Department of Sociology and Anthropology “Teaching Sociology and Anthropology: Turning Theory into Practice” Symposium (Winter - 2010)
Leroux Darryl. "The University and Contract Faculty: A Question of Equity", Canadian Union of Public Employees “Contract & Sessional Faculty: Claiming their Rightful Place in the University” Conference (Fall - 2009)
Leroux Darryl. "The Bouchard-Taylor Commission and The Production of Difference: Some Observations", Carleton University Department of Sociology and Anthropology Graduate Students’ Conference (Winter - 2009)
Leroux Darryl. "Imagined Communities: Beyond Benedict Anderson", Canadian Anthropology Association’s “Ethnography: Entanglements and Ruptures” Conference (Spring - 2008)
Leroux Darryl. "Imaginative Geographies in the Works of Edward Said: Some Theoretical Considerations", Reconsidering the ‘Orient’ and ‘Occident’ in the 21st Century: Observing the 30th Anniversary of Edward Said’s Orientalism” Conference (Spring - 2008)
Leroux Darryl. "Samuel de Champlain's Travel Writing: Cartography and the Making of the Imperial Subject", 8th Annual Graduate History Conference (Winter - 2008)

Other Publications

Leroux Darryl. "Analysis of Saint Mary’s University Employment Equity Report"
Presented to the Saint Mary’s University Faculty Union (Spring - 2014)

Service: Institutional Committees

Equity Committee, Saint Mary’s University Faculty Union, 2013/03 - None (Member)
Indigenous Studies/Issues Ad-Hoc Committee , 2013/03 - None (Member)
Hiring Committee, Department of Sociology and Criminology, 2012/03 - 2013/03 (Member)
International Student Success Committee, Department of Sociology and Criminology, 2012/03 - 2013/03 (Member)
Sabbatical Appointment Committee, Department of Sociology and Criminology, 2011/03 - 2012/03 (Member)
Seminar Series Committee, Department of Sociology and Criminology, 2011/03 - 2012/03 (Member)
Sociology Hiring Committee, Department of Sociology and Criminology, 2011/03 - 2011/03 (Member)
Equity Committee, Saint Mary’s University Faculty Union, 2010/03 - 2011/03 (Member)
Public Relations Committee, Department of Sociology and Criminology, 2010/03 - 2011/03 (Member)
Bargaining Research Committee, Saint Mary’s University Faculty Union., 2010/03 - 2010/03 (Member)
Atlantic Canada Studies Program Committee , 2010/03 - None (Member)

Service: Professional or Disciplinary

Member, Critical Ethnic Studies Association (CESA) 2014/03 - Present
Reviewer, Decolonization: Indigeneity, Education, & Society 2014/03 - 2014/03
Reviewer, McGill-Queen’s University Press (Book Manuscript) 2014/03 - 2014/03
Research Grants Assessor, Agence Nationale de la Recherche (France) – CE28 2015 2014/03 - 2014/03
Elected Board Member (2 year term), Critical Ethnic Studies Association (CESA) 2013/03 - Present
Reviewer, Canadian Ethnic Studies/Études ethniques au Canada 2013/03 - 2013/03
Reviewer, Ethnic and Racial studies 2013/03 - 2013/03
Research Grants Assessor, SSHRC In-Sight Development Grant Assessment (French) – 435-2014-0834 2013/03 - 2013/03
Principal Co-organizer, Public Events, “Indigenous Speakers Series,”, Sponsored by Saint Mary’s University (Office of Vice-President Academic and Research), Dalhousie University, and Fernwood Publishing 2013/03 - 2014/03
Principal Organizer, Public Panel, “Tales of Survival from Pictou County,” , Sponsored by Departments of Sociology and Criminology and English, Saint Mary's University 2013/03 - 2014/03
Roundtable Session Co-organizer (with Drs. Lynn Caldwell and Carrianne Leung), “Critical Inquiries: Reconsidering Canadian Nation-Building.” Canadian Sociological Association Conference 2012/03 - 2012/03
Member, Canadian Sociological Association 2012/03 - 2013/03
Reviewer, Antipode: A Radical Journal of Geography 2012/03 - 2012/03
Reviewer, Canadian Jewish Studies / Études juives canadiennes 2012/03 - 2012/03
Reviewer, Quebec Studies (French) 2012/03 - 2012/03
Session Chair, “Forced Migration, Protracted Displacement and Refugee Situations: Research and Theorizing the Local Context,” Canadian Association for Refugee and Forced Migration Studies (CARFMS) 2012/02 - 2012/02
Member: Academic Journal Editorial Board, Canadian Jewish Studies / Études juives canadiennes 2011/03 - Present
Research Grants Assessor, SSHRC In-Sight Development Grant Assessment – 435-2013-0893 2011/03 - 2011/03
Principal Organizer, Public Film Screening and Discussion with Filmmaker, “Race is a Four‐Letter Word,”, Saint Mary's University 2011/03 - 2011/03
Principal Organizer, Public Lecture, Daniel Paul, “The Hidden History of the Americas,”, Sponsored by the Departments of Sociology and Criminology and English and the Atlantic Canada Studies Program 2011/02 - 2011/02
Session Chair, “Une diversité identitaire québécoise impressionnante en perpétuelle évolution,” 79e Congrès de l’Association francophone pour le savoir 2010/03 - 2010/03
Reviewer, Fernwood Books (Book Manuscript – French) 2010/03 - 2012/03
Reviewer, Journal of Language, Identity and Education 2010/03 - 2010/03
Session Chair, Session #4, “Engaging Students in their Own Learning,” 2010/02 - 2010/02
Session Chair, “Economy & Society” (CSA 001), Canadian Sociological Association Conference 2009/03 - 2009/03
Member, Canadian Sociological Association 2009/03 - 2010/03
Reviewer, Quebec Studies (French) 2009/03 - 2009/03
Member: Organizing Committee, “Teaching Sociology and Anthropology: Turning Theory into Practice” Symposium 2009/02 - 2009/02
Reviewer, Conserveries Mémorielles 2008/03 - 2008/03
Reviewer, Ethnic and Racial studies 2008/03 - 2009/03
Member: Organizing Committee, Counterpoints: Edward Said’s Legacy,” an international conference 2008/01 - 2008/01
Member, Canadian Sociological Association 2006/03 - 2008/03
Member, Canadian Anthropological Association 2006/03 - 2007/03

Service: Community

Co-Director/Founder, Loretta Saunders Community Scholarship Fund. Community Foundation of Nova Scotia and Nova Scotia Native Women’s Association 2013/03 - Present
Co-Director/Founder, Foundation for Research and Advocacy on Violence Against Indigenous Women. Founding Partners: Dalhousie Law School (Indigenous Blacks and Mi’kmaq Initiative) and Nova Scotia Native Women’s Association 2013/03 - Present