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Dépaysement: The Story of Canadian Thanksgiving

Canadian Thanksgiving

Dépaysement translates roughly as “change of scenery.”  It translates even more roughly as “The feeling that comes from not being in one’s own country.” I am an American in Canada.  It takes some getting used to. Thanksgiving in October still sneaks up on me.  I’ve always celebrated Thanksgiving the fourth Thursday of November, but here …

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