Grace Lang

MA Candidate


Areas of Interest

  • Canadian Literature Post-WWII 
  • Canadian Long Poem Studies 
  • Diasporic Literature 
  • Afro-Canadian Literature and the Genre of the Slave Narrative 


Grace Lang completed her Honours BA in English Literature at McGill University, where her undergraduate research focused on the influence of Rainier Maria Rilke on the poetry of Michael Ondaatje. Currently, her areas of interest include contemporary diasporic Canadian literature and poetry as well as the Canadian slave narrative.

List of Publications

“From Consolidation to Chaos: Oppositional Stances within the Critical Reception of Bear,” McGill English Undergraduate Review, April 2023. 

“The Architecture of Aesthetic Distance within Michael Ondaatje’s “Tin Roof,” McGill English Undergraduate Review, April 2022.