The Revenant

Hugh Glass’s encounter with the grizzly bear was depicted in illustrations soon after it was first reported. Wikimedia Commons.

Hugh Glass’s encounter with the grizzly bear was depicted in illustrations soon after it was first reported. Wikimedia Commons.

A series of posts edited by Ben Bryce & Daniel Ross on The Revenant and Hollywood History. Product of ActiveHistory.ca Film Fridays and of a roundtable on the film held at the University of Northern British Columbia in March 2016.

Stacy Nation-Knapper, The Revenant is Beautiful, Disappointing Art

Claire Kaufman, Hugh Glass: The Evolution of a Legend

Ted Binnema, “Inspired by True Events”: The Fur Trade, The Revenant, and Humanity

Michel Bouchard, The True Revenants of a Buried Past

Ben Bryce & Anna Casas Aguilar, Religion and Auteurism in The Revenant