Alexander M. Forbes


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Book Reviews by Alexander M. Forbes

Recollections
By Alexander M. Forbes
Published in Canadian Literature 173 (Summer 2002): 157-158.
  • Hogg: The Poems and Drawings by Barry Callaghan
  • Michael Bullock: Selected Works 1936-1996 by Peter Loeffler (Editor) and Jack Steward (Editor)
Breaking Out of the Lens
By Deena Rymhs and Alexander M. Forbes
Published in First Nations Writing. Spec. issue of Canadian Literature 167 (Winter 2000): 139-141.
  • Hollywood's Indian by John E. O'Connor and Peter C. Rollins
  • Speaking for the Generations by Simon Ortiz
Transcultural Passages
By Louise Ladouceur and Alexander M. Forbes
Published in Gay and Lesbian Writing in Canadian Literature. Spec. issue of Canadian Literature 159 (Winter 1998): 191-193.
  • Culture in Transit by Sherry Simon
  • Marcel Pursued by the Hounds by John Van Burek, Bill Glassco and Michel Tremblay
  • The Drama of Our Past by Leonard E. Doucette
Eyes & Letters
By Alexander M. Forbes
Published in Women and War. Spec. issue of Canadian Literature 151 (Winter 1996): 142-144.
  • Allowing the Light by Alexander M. Forbes
  • bending with the wind by nick avis
Waterfronts
By Alexander M. Forbes
Published in Women and War. Spec. issue of Canadian Literature 151 (Winter 1996): 144-145.
  • Dancing in Limbo by Al Pittman
  • Talking to Ghosts by Philip Gardner
Interrupted Voices
By Alexander M. Forbes
Published in Women and War. Spec. issue of Canadian Literature 151 (Winter 1996): 145-147.
  • Girl by the Water by Gary Geddes (Author)
  • Old Bank Notes by Raymond Souster
Lives & Elegies
By Alexander M. Forbes
Published in Community Values. Spec. issue of Canadian Literature 148 (Spring 1996): 140-141.
  • Riding the Long Black Horse by Raymond Souster
  • Voyeur by Marco Fraticelli
  • Abbey: Selected Poems 1959 to 1989 by Alexander M. Forbes (Reviewer) and Lloyd Abbey (Author)
Confessions
By Alexander M. Forbes
Published in Community Values. Spec. issue of Canadian Literature 148 (Spring 1996): 143-144.
  • Popping Fuchsias by Robin Skelton
  • Mating in Captivity by Genni Gunn
  • Riffs by Dennis Lee (Author)
Passages
By Alexander M. Forbes
Published in Women, City, Wilderness. Spec. issue of Canadian Literature 146 (Autumn 1995): 162-164.
  • To Scatter Stones by F. G. Paci
  • Drowning in Darkness by Peter Oliva
  • Sex and Character by F. G. Paci
Transformations
By Alexander M. Forbes
Published in Native, Individual, State. Spec. issue of Canadian Literature 144 (Spring 1995): 177-179.
  • Forests of the Medieval World by Don Coles
  • Short Talks by Anne Carson (Author)
Past Perfect / Past Imperfect
By Alexander M. Forbes
Published in Past, Present, Future. Spec. issue of Canadian Literature 138-139 (Autumn/Winter 1993): 184-186.
  • The Hour's Acropolis by Norman Ravvin, Alexander M. Forbes and John Pass
  • Mortal Remains by Alexander M. Forbes and Patrick Lane
Timespaces
By Alexander M. Forbes
Published in Past, Present, Future. Spec. issue of Canadian Literature 138-139 (Autumn/Winter 1993): 179-181.
  • One Fish from the Rooftop by John Mikhail Asfour and Alexander M. Forbes
  • Labyrinths: poems from five cities by Michael Bullock and Alexander M. Forbes (Author)
Maps
By William Robertson and Alexander M. Forbes
Published in Past, Present, Future. Spec. issue of Canadian Literature 138-139 (Autumn/Winter 1993): 181-183.
  • The Rage of Space Poems by Alexander M. Forbes and Philip Stratford
  • Port Ebony by Dan Jalowica and Alexander M. Forbes
  • Echoes in Silence by Eva-Marie Kröller, Alexander M. Forbes and W. J. Keith
Chiarascuro
By Alexander M. Forbes
Published in Past, Present, Future. Spec. issue of Canadian Literature 138-139 (Autumn/Winter 1993): 183-184.
  • Gravity and Light by Alexander M. Forbes, Kerry Slavens, Margaret Blackwood and Anne M. Kelly
  • Month's Mind by Alexander M. Forbes and John V. Hicks
Moonlight & Thresholds
By Alexander M. Forbes
Published in Female Subjects & Male Plots. Spec. issue of Canadian Literature 137 (Summer 1993): 85-87.
  • Family Album by Stephen Morrissey
  • Moonlight Saving Time by Bill Howell (Author)
  • Poems at My Doorstep by Ajmer Rode
Ceremonies
By Alexander M. Forbes
Published in Female Subjects & Male Plots. Spec. issue of Canadian Literature 137 (Summer 1993): 82-84.
  • Barebacked with Rain by Nadine Shelly
  • Impromptu Feats of Balance by Michael Redhill
Confirmations and Doubts
By Alexander M. Forbes
Published in South Asian Connections. Spec. issue of Canadian Literature 132 (Spring 1992): 188-190.
  • Light of Burning Towers: Poems New & Selected by Gary Geddes (Author)
  • Conflicting Readings: Variety and Validity in Interpretation by Alexander M. Forbes and Paul B. Armstrong
  • Vers Libre: The Emergence of Free Verse in France 1886-1914 by Alexander M. Forbes and Clive Scott

Poetry by Alexander M. Forbes

Book Reviews of Alexander M. Forbes's Works

The Hour's Acropolis
By Norman Ravvin, Alexander M. Forbes and John Pass
Reviewed in Past Perfect / Past Imperfect by Alexander M. Forbes
The Rage of Space Poems
By Alexander M. Forbes and Philip Stratford
Reviewed in Maps by William Robertson and Alexander M. Forbes
One Fish from the Rooftop
By John Mikhail Asfour and Alexander M. Forbes
Reviewed in Timespaces by Alexander M. Forbes
Gravity and Light
By Alexander M. Forbes, Kerry Slavens, Margaret Blackwood and Anne M. Kelly
Reviewed in Chiarascuro by Alexander M. Forbes
Month's Mind
By Alexander M. Forbes and John V. Hicks
Reviewed in Chiarascuro by Alexander M. Forbes
Port Ebony
By Dan Jalowica and Alexander M. Forbes
Reviewed in Maps by William Robertson and Alexander M. Forbes
Echoes in Silence
By Eva-Marie Kröller, Alexander M. Forbes and W. J. Keith
Reviewed in Maps by William Robertson and Alexander M. Forbes
Mortal Remains
By Alexander M. Forbes and Patrick Lane
Reviewed in Past Perfect / Past Imperfect by Alexander M. Forbes
Labyrinths: poems from five cities
By Michael Bullock and Alexander M. Forbes
Reviewed in Timespaces by Alexander M. Forbes
Allowing the Light
By Alexander M. Forbes
Reviewed in Eyes & Letters by Alexander M. Forbes
Abbey: Selected Poems 1959 to 1989
By Alexander M. Forbes and Lloyd Abbey
Reviewed in Lives & Elegies by Alexander M. Forbes