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Prof. Priscila Uppal elected as Fellow to Royal Society of Canada

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014.

Priscila Uppal “Canada’s coolest poet”, York English Professor Priscila Uppal (BA Hons. ’97, PhD ’04), has received one of the country’s highest ...

Poetry and art combine in new book launching next week

Friday, May 27th, 2011.

Scrawled underneath or to one side of the photographs in a new book by artist Daniel Ehrenworth and York English Professor Priscila Uppal  – Curse. ...

Four researchers to offer fresh ideas at Saturday’s York Circle event

Thursday, April 28th, 2011.

From the ‘burbs to birds and from social justice to Olympic poetry, the next installment of the York Circle’s popular Lecture & Lunch series returns on ...

Professor Priscila Uppal talks Canadian books on radio throughout December

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010.

English Professor Priscila Uppal has found a new way to indulge her passion for the written word. She is now a reviewer for Radio Canada ...

Professor Priscila Uppal named guest editor of Canadian poetry anthology

Monday, November 1st, 2010.

York English Professor Priscila Uppal is busily dog-earing one literary journal after another, scratching notes in margins, bending page corners. The smell of ink fills ...

Professors Michael Helm & Priscila Uppal to share International Festival of Authors stage with York alumni

Thursday, October 21st, 2010.

The 31st International Festival of Authors (IFOA) has started and several York professors and alumni are on the bill. York alumnus Jian Ghomeshi (right) (BA ...

Professor Priscila Uppal launches sports poems collection written during 2010 Vancouver Olympics

Thursday, October 14th, 2010.

Sports and poetry aren’t usually thought of as intertwining, but York English Professor Priscila Uppal is almost as much a sports fan as she is ...

Professor Priscila Uppal collaborates on photography exhibit exploring dream-states, trauma, sexuality and texture

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010.

York English Professor Priscila Uppal (BA Hons. ’97, PhD ’04) has a thing for dreams, sometimes dreaming fragments of poems. She adores the odd dialogue ...

Audio: Professor speaks about Olympic poet-in-residence experience and new book

Wednesday, March 24th, 2010.

Priscila Uppal, professor of English in the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies, spoke to Matt Galloway on CBC's Metro Morning March 24 about ...

York professor launches poetry collection on health and pop culture

Monday, March 22nd, 2010.

Surreal, absurdist, satirical, playful and yet, at times, deeply serious is how York English Professor Priscila Uppal (BA Hons. ’97, PhD ’04) describes Traumatology, her ...