Dr. Warren Cariou, University of Manitoba

, 23/03/15

Dr. Warren Cariou (Associate Professor, English) is a writer, Professor, documentary filmmaker and Director of the Centre for Creative Writing and Oral Culture at the University of Manitoba. Cariou specializes in the areas of Aboriginal Literature, Creative Writing, Oral Culture, and Psychoanalytic and Postcolonial Theory. Cariou’s work is particularly concerned with Indigenous human rights with a focus on seeking out indigenous voices in order to see how indigenous people are responding to corporate incursions into their land and their lives.  Cariou works to explore new ways of understanding and combating human rights abuses that have been directed toward indigenous people.