Renée Hulan teaches Canadian literature at Saint Mary’s University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. She is the author of Northern Experience and the Myths of Canadian Culture and the editor of Native North America: Critical and Cultural Perspectives. Before joining the Faculty at Saint Mary’s University in 1998, Renée Hulan received a PhD from McGill University in 1996 and held a SSHRC postdoctoral fellowship in Native literature at the University of British Columbia from 1996-1998. While she teaches all periods and genres of Canadian literature, her area of interest is Canadian literary and cultural history. From 2005-2008, she was the co-editor of the Journal of Canadian Studies/Revue d’études canadiennes.