Introduction Chris Reyns-Chikuma and Gail de Vos 5 “A Necessary Antidote”: Graphic Novels, Comics, and Indigenous Writing Sarah Henzi 23 “Good Relationships Mean Good Lives”: Warrior-Survivor Identity/ies in David Alexander Robertson’s 7 Generations Debra Dudek 39 Seeing and Nothingness: Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas, Haida Manga, and a Critique of the Gutter Richard Harrison 51 The Chance of Life: Jeff Lemire’s Essex County Trilogy, Canadian Identity, and the Mythos of Hockey Dale Jacobs and Greg Paziuk 75 Paul à Québec, le génie des lieux comme patrimoine identitaire Sylvie Dardaillon et Christophe Meunier 87 Making up History: A Look at Johnny Canuck from the Comic Page to the Dramatic Stage Lindsay Thistle 103 Adventurous Children: Creating a Canadian Identity in Kayak: Canada’s History Magazine for Kids(TM) Alyson E. King 119 Allan Beaton’s “Ookpik” Was Here Michelle Bauldic 137 Truth, Justice, and the Canadian Way: The War-Time Comics of Bell Features Publications Ivan Kocmarek 148 Seth’s Ironic Identities: Forging Canadian History Daniel Marrone 166 Fiona Staples and the Long Horizon Matilda Roche 180