Canadian Literature's Issue 216 (Spring 2013) is now available. The issue features articles by Sam McKegney, Ryan Melsom, Shaun Hanna, Herb Wylie, Nathalie Dolbec, Andrew Lesk, Sarah Waisvisz, and Brenda Carr Vellino, along with a note by Katherine Shwetz and new Canadian poetry & book reviews.
Reviewed by Laura Robinson
The Cambridge Companion to Margaret Atwood boasts an impressive array of essays by international Atwood scholars. The sense of Atwood that emerges through this collection is of a writer who enacts Canadianness in an increasingly global world and who is committed to questioning the use and abuse of power on a variety of levels, from the intimately personal to the grandly political. Beginning with the personal, David Staines’s article “Margaret Atwood in her Can […more…]