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Jeannette Armstrong was born in 1948 on the Okanagan Reserve in British Columbia. In 1989 she helped to found the En'owkin School of International Writing, which is the first credit-giving creative writing program in Canada to be managed and operated expressly by and for Native people.
The in-depth study, opinion, analysis, and interpretation of literature or a written work and its meaning is known as literary criticism. In the modern age, literary criticism is done through literary theory which means having philosophical discussions about the aims or goals of such writing.