Acknowledgements

We gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Social Science and Humanities Council of Canada and Simon Fraser University's Dean of Graduate Studies Undergraduate Student Research Award. We also gratefully acknowledge the valuable support of the Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory, the Indigenous Literary Studies Association, the Saskatchewan Archives and our team members from the University of British Columbia, University of Manitoba, McMaster University and the Royal Ontario Museum.

We also thank Squamish PhD student Michelle Lorna Nahanee for her original graphic designs for our project logo and as part of our initial Wordpress website.