Podcast Broadcasts Dr. Lissa Paul’s Research on Eliza Fenwick and the Stories of Fugitive Slaves

Dr. Lissa Paul is a researcher in children’s literature at Brock University, and director of the PhD Program in Interdisciplinary Humanities. Lissa has followed the story of 19th century writer and educator Eliza Fenwick from London to Barbados to Niagara-on-the-Lake. Lissa shares who Eliza was and how researching Eliza’s story lead her to stories of fugitive slaves and current efforts to decolonize the landscape by memorializing former enslaved people in Niagara-on-the-Lake.