Editorial

Janice Stewart

Articles

Nancy Kang

Susan Billingham

Marni L. Stanley

L. Chris Fox

Linda M. Morra

Marilyn R. Schuster

Poems

Julie H. Zhu
Zöe Landale
Knob (p. 52)
Tikva Hecht
Black Noise (p. 69)
Jesse Patrick Ferguson
Cyril Dabydeen
Troy Tymofichuk
Untitled 2 (p. 121)
Jacob Wren

Book Reviews

Lucie Lequin

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Doucement le bonheur by Lucie Lequin and Marguerite Andersen
  • L'archipel du docteur Thomas by Françoise Enguehard and Lucie Lequin

Virginie Doucet

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Un Monde de papier by François Désalliers
  • Vu d'ici by Mathieu Arsenault and Virginie Doucet
  • L'Impudeur by Virginie Doucet and Alain Roy

rob mclennan

Book(s) Reviewed

  • (flood basement by Jeremy Stewart and rob mclennan
  • 23 Skidoo / Subtractions by Michael Boughn
  • Curio by Elizabeth Bachinsky and rob mclennan

Moberley Luger

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Belonging and Banishment by Natasha Bakht and Moberley Luger
  • Private Grief, Public Mourning by John Belshaw and Diane Purvey

Alan Filewood

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Schoolhouse by Leanna Brodie and Alan Filewood
  • Rootless but Green Are the Boulevard Trees by Uma Parameswaran and Alan Filewood
  • The Berlin Blues by Drew Hayden Taylor and Alan Filewood
  • Bone Cage by Catherine Banks

Sarika P. Bose

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Malagawatch Mice and the Cat Who Discovered America by Caroline Stellings
  • Spirits, Fairies, and Merpeople by C.J. Taylor
  • Proud as a Peacock, Brave as a Lion by Jane Barclay and Renné Benoit
  • Clever Rachel by Debby Waldman and Cindy Revell

Susan Gingell

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Braiding Histories by Susan D. Dion
  • The Drum Calls Softly by David Bouchard, Shelley Willier, Steve Wood and Jim Poitras

Kit Dobson

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Making of the Nations and Cultures of the New World by Gérard Bouchard, Michelle Weinroth and Paul Leduc Browne

Imaging (in) Greece (p. 133-134)
Jodi Lundgren

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Aegean Tales by Pan Bouyoucas and Sheila Fischman
  • Swim by Marianne Apostolides and Jodi Lundgren

Allison Hargreaves

Book(s) Reviewed

  • From Mushkegowuk to New Orleans by Joseph Boyden
  • Art as Performance: Story as Criticism by Craig Womack

The Art of Work (p. 136-137)
Crystal Hurdle

Book(s) Reviewed

  • A Well-Mannered Storm by Kate Braid
  • Kahlo by Linda Frank
  • Paper Trail by Arleen Paré
  • The Office Tower Tales by Alice Major and Crystal Hurdle

Susan Hart

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Practice of Her Profession by Susan Hart and Susan Butlin

Wolf, Star, and Ash (p. 140-141)
Joel Deshaye

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Radius of Light by Joel Deshaye and Joshua Auerbach
  • Combustion by Joel Deshaye and Lorri Neilsen Glenn
  • Wolf Tree by Alison Calder
  • Contrary Infatuations by Joel Deshaye and Dymphny Dronyk
  • Last Scattering Surfaces by Joel Deshaye and Gil McElroy

Lee Baxter

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Carnival Glass by Bonnie Dunlop and Lee Baxter
  • One Day It Happens by Mary Lou Dickinson and Lee Baxter
  • Making Olives and Other Family Stories by Lee Baxter and Darlene Madott
  • Almond Wine and Fertility by Lee Baxter and Licia Canton

Brenna Clarke Gray

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Smuggling Donkeys by Brenna Clarke Gray and David Helwig
  • That Tune Clutches My Heart by Paul Headrick
  • Niceman Cometh by David Carpenter

Gavan P. L. Watson

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Animal Subjects by Jodey Castricano

En un mot (p. 146-146)
Eric Paul Parent

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Lucarnes by Éric Charlebois
  • Solstices by Herménégilde Chiasson

Saisir (p. 147-148)
Simon Auclair

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Toucher l'eau et le ciel by Francine Chiocoine
  • Sur la table vitrée by Robert Melançon and Francine Chiocoine

Gone Albertan (p. 150-151)
Neil Querengesser

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Wild Words by Donna Coates and George Melnyk

Parie Leung

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Political Life of Sensation by Davide Panagia and Parie Leung
  • What's to Eat? by Nathalie Cooke

Daze and Nights (p. 152-153)
Janice Morris

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Burma Chronicles by Guy Delisle and Janice Morris

Graham Nicol Forst

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Words with Power by Michael Dolzani
  • The Blind Bookkeeper (or Why Homer Must be Blind) / Le comptable aveugle (l'incontournable cécité d'Homère) by Alberto Manguel
  • The Critical Path and Other Writings on Critical Theory, 1963-1975 by Jean O'Grady, Graham Nicol Forst and Eva Kushner

Native Textuality (p. 155-157)
Beverley Haun

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Common Pot by Lisa Brooks and Beverley Haun
  • Muting White Noise by James H. Cox
  • Taking Back Our Spirits by Jo-Ann Episkenew

Sean Somers

Book(s) Reviewed

  • 100 Years of Anne with an 'E' by Holly Blackford
  • Imagining Anne by Elizabeth Epperly

Editing Talent (p. 160-160)
Dee Horne

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Douglas Gibson Unedited by Christine Evain and Dee Horne

Farting In Church (p. 161-162)
Mark Harris

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Rien n'€™est plus précieux que la liberté et l'indépendence by Pierre Falardeau

Traditional Threads (p. 163-163)
Jonquil Covello

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Rankin Inlet by Mara Feeney and Jonquil Covello

Noli me scribere (p. 164-165)
Adeline Caute

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Homa Sweet Home by Patrick Lafontaine and Adeline Caute
  • Chronos à sa table de travail by Adeline Caute and Margaret Michèle Cook

Hilary Turner

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Day I Became a Canadian by Jo Bannatyne-Cugnet and Song Nan Zhang
  • Hurricane! by Celia Godkin and Hilary Turner

Jes Battis

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Future is Queer by Richard Labonté and Lawrence Schimel
  • queersexlife by Jes Battis and Terry Goldie

Jean-Sébastien Ménard

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Mémoire d'ombres by
  • La lune en mille gouttes by Bertrand Nayet and Jean-Sébastien Ménard
  • Cette lumière qui flotte by Hélène Leclerc

Jodi Lundgren

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Bambina by Francesca Piredda and Jodi Lundgren
  • Gravity by Leanne Lieberman and Jodi Lundgren

Vin Nardizzi

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Shakespeare's Mine by Ric Knowles
  • A Certain William by Leanore Lieblein

Lynn (J.R.) Wytenbroek

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Shimmerdogs by Lynn (J.R.) Wytenbroek and Dianne Linden
  • Dog Tracks by Lynn (J.R.) Wytenbroek and Ruby Slipperjack
  • The Nine Lives of Travis Keating by Lynn (J.R.) Wytenbroek and Jill MacLean

Sarah Banting

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Vancouver by Sarah Banting and George F. G. Stanley
  • A Verse Map of Vancouver by Sarah Banting and George McWhirter

Gisèle M. Baxter

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Journey to Atlantis by Philip Roy and Gisèle M. Baxter
  • The Blythes Are Quoted by Benjamin Lefebvre and L. M. Montgomery

Bert Almon

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Bay of Spirits by Bert Almon and Farley Mowat
  • Otherwise by Bert Almon and Farley Mowat

Maria J. H. Lerena

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Canadian Short Story by Maria J. H. Lerena and Reingard M. Nischik

Colin Hill

Book(s) Reviewed

  • History of Literature in Canada by Reingard M. Nischik

Lilies and Realism (p. 181-182)
Alexis Foo

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Essential Don Coles by Don Coles
  • Coal and Roses by P. K. Page
  • A Long Continual Argument by John Newlove and Alexis Foo

Owen Percy

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Pardon our Monsters by Andrew Hood and Owen Percy
  • Once by Rebecca Rosenblum and Owen Percy
  • Reckoning by A.S. Penne and Owen Percy
  • The Butcher of Penetang by Betsy Trumpener

Haymen Leong

Book(s) Reviewed

  • I Am Full Moon by Lily Hoy Price and Haymen Leong

Candida Rifkind

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Paul Goes Fishing by Helge Dascher and Michel Rabagliati

In the Family (p. 186-188)
Alex Ramon

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Renovating Heaven by Alex Ramon and Andreas Schroeder
  • Apologize, Apologize! by Elizabeth Kelly
  • Long After Fathers by Alex Ramon and Roberta Rees

Maia Joseph

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Walkable City by Mary Soderstrom

In My Fashion (p. 189-190)
Coral Ann Howells

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Letters of Stephen Leacock by David Staines

The Full Circle (p. 190-192)
Madelaine Jacobs

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Restoring the Balance by Eric Guimond, Gail Guthrie Valaskakis and Madeleine Dion Stout

Grasping Ondaatje (p. 192-193)
Sofie De Smyter

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Michael Ondaatje: Distance, Clarity, and Ghosts. by Joan Elizabeth von Memerty
  • Michael Ondaatje by Lee Spinks

Christa Zeller Thomas

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Magic Island by Elizabeth Waterston

Opinions & Notes