June Scudeler


Tel: 778.782.4774 • Fax: 778.782.4989 • Emailjscudele@sfu.ca

 

Biography

June Scudeler (Métis) received her B.A. and M.A. in English at SFU and her PhD in English from UBC.  Her research examines the intersections between gender studies, Indigenous literature, film, and art.  June's current project explores Indigenous Gothic, horror and science fiction film and literature.

June has chapters in Performing Indigeneity (Playwrights Canada Press) and Queer Indigenous Studies: Critical Interventions in Theory, Politics, and Literature (University of Arizona Press), and articles in Native American and Indigenous Studies, American Indian Culture and Research Journal, Canadian Literature and Studies in Canadian Literature.   Inspired by a love of Indigenous arts, she is the co-Chair of the Vancouver Indigenous Media Art Festival society, a member of the Executive of the Indigenous Literary Studies Association, and a co-editor of Studies in American Indian Literature.