Category Archives: Academia

  1. The Tree: Vanished


    October 25, 2014 by The Editor

    In one word, a scholar writing about French Detroit encapsulates conventional thinking about French-Canadian culture on the American side of …
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  2. Opportunity and Opportunism: Dueling Narratives of Detroit


    September 7, 2014 by The Editor

    In some activist and academic communities, the contemporary use of Native American/First Nations imagery is measured on a scale that …
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  3. French Canadians and Social Mobility


    February 23, 2014 by The Editor

    There is a fascinating article, “Your Ancestors, Your Fate,” by economics professor Gregory Davis dated February 21, 2014 in the …
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  4. The Limits of Scholarship


    February 18, 2013 by The Editor

      “Stories–individual stories, family stories, national stories–are what stitch together the disparate elements of human existence into a coherent whole. …
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  5. What’s My Story? The White and the Gold


    January 28, 2013 by The Editor

    My reading over the past year has been concentrated primarily in the area of French Canadian studies. Over years of …
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  6. Stop Studying!


    June 29, 2012 by The Editor

    It is just short of a year now that I chose to not pursue a doctoral program that I began …
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