Sarah Krotz, PhD (Western), MA (U of T), BA Hons. (McGill)

Associate Professor and Interim Director of the Canadian Literature Centre, Faculty of Arts - English & Film Studies Dept

Contact

Associate Professor and Interim Director of the Canadian Literature Centre, Faculty of Arts - English & Film Studies Dept
Email
krotz@ualberta.ca
Address
4-19 Humanities Centre
11121 Saskatchewan Drive NW
Edmonton AB
T6G 2H5

Overview

Research

* Canadian literature, especially of the long nineteenth century

* Literary cartography, geopoetics, geocriticism

* Natural history, nature writing, ecocriticism

* Colonialism, settlement; Treaty relationships 



Teaching

Courses Taught: 

ENGL 102 -- Critical Analysis

ENGL 103 -- Case Studies in Research

ENGL 122 – Texts and Contexts: Literature and Everyday Life 

ENGL 124 – Literary Analysis 

ENGL 209 -- Reading Histories: Making Readers

ENGL 219 – Poetics and Narrative Theory

ENGL 373 – Canadian Literature and Colonization: Contact to 1900 

ENGL 374 – Early-Twentieth-Century Canadian Literature

ENGL 376 – Late-Twentieth-Century Canadian Literature 

ENGL 407 – Studies in Canadian Literature: Literary Cartographies 

ENGL 430 – Studies in Theory: Spatialities 

ENGL 591 – Studies in Canadian Literature: Maps, Literature, and the Negotiation of Space

ENGL 591 -- Studies in Canadian Literature: Nature, Wilderness, Ecology

ENGL 800/801 – PhD Colloquium 



Courses

ENGL 430 - Studies in Theory

Prerequisites: *6 of junior English or *3 of junior English plus WRS 101; and *12 of senior-level English, *6 of which must be at the 300 level. Note: variable content course which may be repeated.

Fall Term 2020
ENGL 801 - PhD Colloquium

Fall Term 2020

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Publications

"Migrations: Meanwhile, Down Below"
Author(s): Sarah Wylie Krotz
Publication Date: 10/1/2020
Publication: Literary Review of Canada: A Journal of Ideas
External Link: https://reviewcanada.ca/magazine/2020/10/migrations/
"A Natural History of Loss: Reading 'The Last Bison' in the Age of Extinction"
Author(s): Sarah Krotz
Publication Date: 3/9/2020
Publication: Canadian Poetry
Volume: 84-85
Page Numbers: 7-30
External Link: http://canadianpoetry.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Studies-1-84-85.pdf
"The Affective Geography of Wild Rice: A Literary Study"
Author(s): Sarah Wylie Krotz
Publication Date: 2017
Publication: Studies in Canadian Literature / Études en littérature canadienne
Volume: 42
Issue: 1
Page Numbers: 13-30

"Thinking Geocritically: Teaching Canadian Literature in Treaty Six Territory"
Author(s): Sarah Wylie Krotz
Publication Date: 2017
Publication: Teaching Space, Place, and Literature, Ed. Robert T. Tally Jr.
Page Numbers: 77-86

"A Poetics of Simpson Pass: Natural History and Place-Making in Rocky Mountains Park"
Author(s): Sarah Wylie Krotz
Publication Date: 2014
Publication: Studies in Canadian Literature
Volume: 39
Issue: 1
Page Numbers: 19
External Link: https://journals.lib.unb.ca/index.php/SCL/article/view/22755
“Shadows of Indian Title: The Territorial Underpinnings of ‘The Height of Land.’”
Author(s): Sarah Krotz
Publication Date: 2010
Publication: Canadian Literature
Volume: 204
Page Numbers: 16
External Link: https://canlit.ca/full-issue/?issue=204
“The Names of Places and the Place of Names: Late Nights on Air and the Possibilities of Literary Cartography.”
Author(s): Sarah Krotz
Publication Date: 2009
Publication: Transplanting Canada: Seedlings/Transplanter le Canada: Semailles. Ed. Marie Carriere and Jerry White. Les Cahiers du CLC/CLC Studies
Volume: 1
Page Numbers: 6
External Link: https://www.ualberta.ca/arts/media-library/people/krotz/24bbd547bf5d49cdba355173b564d86a/krotz--the-names-of-places-and-the-place-of-names-.pdf
Mapping with Words: Anglo-Canadian Literary Cartographies, 1789-1916
Author(s): Sarah Wylie Krotz
Publication: University of Toronto Press, 2018.
External Link: https://utorontopress.com/ca/mapping-with-words-1
"Place and Memory: Rethinking the Literary Map of Canada"
Author(s): Sarah Wylie Krotz
Publication: English Studies in Canada
Volume: 40
Issue: 2-3
Page Numbers: 21
External Link: https://www.ualberta.ca/arts/media-library/people/krotz/fa92be37e765494cbe46e7a992f0d2f6/25509-64553-1-sm.pdf
"The Hum of the Earth: Natural History as Ecological Narrative in Elizabeth Hay's Late Nights on Air and Jennifer Kingsley's Paddlenorth."
Author(s): Sarah Wylie Krotz
Publication: Studies in Travel Writing
Volume: 20
Issue: 3
Page Numbers: 12
External Link: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/13645145.2016.1215059