Dr. Clara Joseph, PhD

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Media contacts

cjoseph@ucalgary.ca

Phone number

Office: +1 (403) 220-4232

cjoseph@ucalgary.ca

Background

Educational Background

Doctor of Philosophy English Literature, York University, 1998

M.A. English Lang & Or Literature, University of Toronto, 1990

Research

Areas of Research

South Asian Religion, Literature, and Culture

Participation in university strategic initiatives

Courses

Course number Course title Semester
ENGL 25303 LEC 01 01 Novel 2020
ENGL 25303 TUT 01 T01 Novel 2021
ENGL 491 LEC 01 01 Advanced Studies in Global Lit 2020
ENGL 51730 SEC 03 S03 Adv Topic Thrt'l Cultr'l Study 2021
ENGL 60773 SEC 02 S02 Topics Thrtc'l/Cltr'l Studies 2020
ENGL 376 LEC 01 01 Indigenous Lit Turtle Island 2021

Awards

  • Insight Grant, SSHRC. 2020
  • UC SEE, SSHRC. 2019
  • Standard Research Grant, SSHRC. 2010
  • ASPP Scholarly Book Prize, SSHRC. 2009
  • Standard Research Grant, SSHRC. 2004
  • Honorable Mentions in Poetry, Royal City Literary Arts Society (RCLS) Write One! Contest. 2017
  • Students' Union Teaching Excellence Award, Students' Union, University of Calgary. 2012

Publications

  • The Face of the Other (A Long Poem). Clara A.B. Joseph. Interactive Press (IP). (2016)
  • Christianity in India: The Anti-Colonial Turn. Clara A.B. Joseph. Routledge. (2019)
  • The Agent in the Margin: The Gandhian Fiction of Nayantara Sahgal. Wilfrid Laurier University Press. (2008)
  • Dandelions for Bhabha. Interactive Press (IP). (2018)
  • Global Fissures: Postcolonial Fusions. Clara A.B. Joseph and Janet Wilson. Rodopi. (2006)
  • Theology and Literature: Rethinking Reader Responsibility. Gaye William Ortiz and Clara A.B. Joseph. (2006)
  • Rethinking the Postcolonial and Globalisation (Special Issue). Clara A.B. Joseph and Janet Wilson. World Literature Written in English. (2005)
  • The Postcolonial and Globalisation (Special Issue). Clara A.B. Joseph and Janet Wilson. World Literature Written in English. (2004)