Roland Viau

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Roland Viau
Born (1954-02-06) February 6, 1954 (age 65)
Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Quebec
Occupationacademic, writer
Notable worksEnfants du néant et mangeurs d'âme, Amerindia
Notable awardsGovernor General's Award for French-language non-fiction

Roland Viau (born February 6, 1954) is a Canadian academic and writer from Quebec.[1] An ethnologist who teaches in the department of anthropology at the Université de Montréal,[2] he is a two-time winner the Governor General's Award for French-language non-fiction at the 1997 Governor General's Awards for Enfants du néant et mangeurs d'âmes – Guerre, culture et société en Iroquoisie ancienne[3] and at the 2016 Governor General's Awards for Amerindia : essais d'ethnohistoire autochtone.[2][4]