SMArt ReadsOur faculty members in all disciplines within the Faculty of Arts publish regularly on a wide range of research topics. Here is a sample of recent faculty work.
News about recent publications from Saint Mary's faculty members:
- Dr. Gavin Fridell says learning about and living the ideals of fair trade starts with a conversation; July 28, 2022
- Dr. Alexander MacLeod Launches Short Story Collection, Animal Person; April 22, 2022
- Dr. Tim Stretton: Uncovering new twists in the legal history of marriage and divorce in England; Feb. 14, 2022
- 'Lagomorph' story by Dr. Alexander MacLeod wins Nova Scotia's top arts prize; Dec. 10, 2021
- New Fair Trade Handbook co-edited by Dr. Gavin Fridell captures unique Canadian approaches; Oct. 1, 2021
- Dr. J. Russel Perkin examines British political turbulence through novels of the 1970s; July 16, 2021
- Academic Well-Being of Racialized Students, edited by Dr. Benita Bunjun; released in April 2021
- The Future Conditional: Travel to China with Dr. Eric Henry; March 19, 2021
- International book award for Dr. Stella Gaon's The Lucid Vigil ; Dec. 18, 2020
- Cyborg Futures: A Faculty Author Series with Dr. Teresa Heffernan; Nov. 20, 2020
- Violence Interrupted: A new book from Dr. Diane Crocker; Oct. 16, 2020
- Dr. Alexandra Dobrowolsky: Political transformation in turbulent times; Aug. 14, 2020
- Summer reading: New books by SMU faculty; Aug. 14, 2020
- Dr. S. Karly Kehoe: International, interdisciplinary work highlighted in the Faculty Author Series; March 25, 2020
- Dr. Jean-Blaise Samou: African Cultural Production and the Rhetoric of Humanism; Feb. 14, 2020
- Holiday reading: Books by SMU faculty members; Dec. 6, 2018
SMArts NewslettersThese annual print newsletters, provided here in PDF format, highlight memorable moments from each academic year. Published every fall, they also include feature stories about Arts faculty members, students and alumni, as well as updates on curriculum, faculty research and publications.
Read the SMArts Newsletter Fall 2019 edition, and explore the archive of past issues below.
Archive of SMArts Newsletters:
2023 Faculty of Arts Student Conference
This year's Faculty of Arts Student Conference took place on Friday, March 31. Twelve undergraduate and graduate Arts students presented and discussed their research. See the complete 2023 Program: Faculty of Arts Student Conference.
- View the 2022 Program: Faculty of Arts Student Conference. The event took place on March 4, 2022 in CLARI.
- View the 2021 Program: Faculty of Arts Virtual Student Conference. The conference was held virtually on March 3 and 5, 2021.
- The 2020 Faculty of Arts Student Conference took place on March 6, 2020.
- Participants in the 2016 Student Empowerment Conference reflected on the nature of cultural traditions and how cultural struggles affect social identity, mobility and community. Presenters represented a range of disciplines and interdisciplinary perspectives. Read their work.
- For the 2015 Student Empowerment Conference, participants were asked to consider these questions: “How do class, race and gender complicate life on campus and in the wider world? How are our everyday experiences shaped by power relationships? What is the relationship between power and knowledge?” Read their work.