Book(s) Reviewed

  • Beyond Tish by Douglas Barbour and Jeanette Lynes
  • Outside Literature by Jeanette Lynes and Tony Bennett

Contrasts (p. 103-105)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Les Geographies de l'Illusionniste by Luc Lecompte
  • Monème by Pierre Desruisseaux
  • Programme pour une morte lente, Les Guerres sont éternelles by Yves Gosselin
  • Nous ne connaissons la mort que de nom by Jacques Poirier
  • Le Silence des Dieux by Pierre Albert

Curious Encounter (p. 105-107)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Selected Poems by Margaret Avison and George Bowering

Mosaic Dissected (p. 107-108)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • A. M. Klein, The Father of Canadian Jewish Literature: Essays in the Poetics of Humanistic Passion by Norman Ravvin and Rachel Feldhay Brenner
  • Winter Tulips by Norman Ravvin and Joseph Kertes

Dismantling (p. 108-110)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Culture of Redemption by Paul Tyndall and Leo Bersani
  • The Ideology of the Aesthetic by Paul Tyndall and Terry Eagleton

Open Room (p. 110-112)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Selected Poems and Texts by Bert Almon and Gerry Shikatani
  • Outlasting the Landscape by Bert Almon and Robert Hilles
  • The Open Room by Bert Almon and Bruce Meyer

Human Acts (p. 112-113)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Human Acts by Joanne Tomkins and Heather Spears
  • The Artemesia Book by Joanne Tomkins and Colleen Thibaudeau
  • Recovering the Naked Man by Joanne Tomkins and Richard Harrison

Body Rights (p. 113-115)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Covering Rough Ground by Kate Braid and Hilda Thomas
  • Fire on the Water: An Anthology of Black Nova Scotia Writing by Hilda Thomas and George Elliott Clarke
  • Body Rites (beyond the darkening) by Hilda Thomas and Arnold Itwaru
  • Company Town by Hilda Thomas and Michael Turner

Uncommon Dreams (p. 115-117)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Common Dream by Allison Grayhurst
  • The Untidy Bride by Sandra Nicholls
  • The Women Who Surround Me by D.C. Reid

Echoes & Realities (p. 117-119)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Rasberrying by Jack Stewart and Leonard Neufeldt
  • West into Night by Jack Stewart and Glen Sorestad
  • On the Way to Ethiopia by Jack Stewart

Small & Perfect (p. 119-120)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Small Perfect Things by Louis Dudek and Jim Snyder
  • Witches and Idiots by Jim Snyder and Ken Mitchell
  • Body Rain by Jim Snyder and J. A. Hamilton

Into the Clear (p. 120-122)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Celestial Corkscrew & Other Strategies by Jim Snyder and Ralph Gustafson
  • Talkin Basie by Don Kerr and Jim Snyder
  • Air Canada Owls by Jim Snyder and Glen Sorestad

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Reversible Coat by Norman Ravvin and Shel Krakofsky
  • Testimony: Crises of Witnessing in Literature by Norman Ravvin, Soshana Felman and Dori Laub

Metaphor-Land (p. 124-125)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Whatever It is Plants Dream by Anthony Raspa and Richard Stevenson
  • Où Serons-Nous Dans Une Heure by Jacques Ouellet and Anthony Raspa
  • ɉcritude by Anthony Raspa and Réjean Plamondon

Centre/Knot (p. 125-127)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Wolf-Ladder by Scott McFarlane and Don Domanski
  • Aurealities by Paul Dutton
  • Theology of Swallows by David Manicom

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Theory of Sediment by Steve McCaffery
  • The Brick Reader by Linda Spalding and Michael Ondaatje

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Mikhail Bakhtin: Creation of a Prosaics by Caryl Emerson and Gary Saul Morson
  • Rethinking Bakhtin: Extensions and Challenges by Caryl Emerson and Gary Saul Morson

Transformations (p. 132-133)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Comparative American Identities by Hortense Spillers
  • Contemporary Challenges by Hartmut Lutz

Family Resemblance (p. 134-135)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Postmodernism and Japan by Joshua Mostow, Masao Miyoshi and H. D. Harootunian
  • Other Solitudes: Canadian Multicultural Fictions by Joshua Mostow, Linda Hutchinson and Marion Richmond
  • Between Worlds: A Collection of Writings on the Canadian Immigrant Experience by Joshua Mostow, Maggie Goh and Craig Stephenson

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Vancouver's Chinatown: Racial Discourse in Canada, 1875-1980 by Marilyn Iwama and Kay J. Anderson
  • Justice in Our Time by Marilyn Iwama, Cassandra Kobayashi and Roy Miki

Building Lives (p. 138-140)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • William Carlos Williams and Autobiography by Christoph Irmscher and Ann W. Fisher-Wirth
  • William Carlos Williams: A New World Naked by Paul Mariani
  • The Complete Correspondence, 1953-1978 by Robert Creeley and Irving Layton

Sexualities (p. 140-142)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Vested Interests: Cross-Dressing and Cultural Anxiety by Majorie Garber
  • Inside/out: Gay Theories, Lesbian Theories by Diana Fuss

New Alliances (p. 142-143)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Gendered Interventions by Robyn R. Warhol
  • Disseminating Whitman by Michael Moon

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Inconvenient Fictions by Bernard Harrison
  • Minor Prophecies by Geoffrey H. Hartman

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Against Deconstruction by John M. Ellis

Cosmologies (p. 148-149)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Meaning and Being in Myth by Norman Austin
  • The Flutes of Dionysus [:] Daemonic Enthrallment in Literature by R. D. Stock

Angel-Minister (p. 149-151)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Words with Power by Northrop Frye
  • Reading the World: Selected Writings, 1935-1976 by Northrop Frye
  • A World in a Grain of Sand: Twenty-Two Interviews with Northrop Frye by Northrop Frye, Robert D. Denham and Peter Lang

Recurring Subject (p. 151-153)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Vanishing Subject by Judith Ryan
  • The Autobiographical Subject by Felicity A. Nussbaum

Life after Death (p. 153-154)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Murther & Walking Spirits by Robertson Davies

End of Day? (p. 154-156)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Language, Society and the Elderly by Nikolas Coupland, Justine Coupland and Howard Giles
  • Sunset Manor by Richard Wright

Conjunctions (p. 156-158)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Kick the Can by Anne Cameron
  • Sojourner's Truth and Other Stories by Lee Maracle

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Café des Westerns by Norman Ravvin

Tonalities (p. 159-160)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Ernest Buckler Remembered by Patrick Holland and Claude T. Bissell

Incorrigible Heroes (p. 161-162)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Bells on Finland Street by Lynn (J. R.) Wytenbroek and Lyn Cook
  • Samantha's Secret Room by Lynn (J. R.) Wytenbroek and Lyn Cook
  • Don’t Call Me Sugarbaby by Lynn (J. R.) Wytenbroek and Dorothy Joahn Harris
  • Gordon Korman Collection by Lynn (J. R.) Wytenbroek and Gordon Korman
  • Mr. Kneebone's New Digs by Lynn (J. R.) Wytenbroek and Ian Wallace

Coming to Maturity (p. 162-164)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Sky is Falling by Joanne Buckley and Kit Pearson
  • Looking at the Moon by Joanne Buckley and Kit Pearson

Picture Books (p. 164-166)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Waiting for The Whales by Lynn (J. R.) Wytenbroek, Ron Lightburn and Sheryl Mcfarlane
  • No Dinosaurs in The Park by Lynn (J. R.) Wytenbroek, Sylvie Daigneault and Dorothy Joahn Harris
  • Muhla, The Fair One by Lynn (J. R.) Wytenbroek, Elise Benoit and Linda Ghan
  • Lemonade Parade by Lynn (J. R.) Wytenbroek, Bill Slavin and Ben Brooks
  • Aunt Fred is a Witch by Lynn (J. R.) Wytenbroek, Chum McLeod and Rachna Gilmore
  • Jess was the Brave One by Lynn (J. R.) Wytenbroek, Janet Wilson and Jean Little
  • Show-and-Tell by Lynn (J. R.) Wytenbroek, Michael Martchenko and Robert Munsch

Living Silence (p. 166-167)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Don't Bet on the Prince: Contemporary Feminist Fairy Tales in North America and England by Marni Parsons and Jack Zipes
  • The Brothers Grimm: From Enchanted Forests to the Modern World by Marni Parsons and Jack Zipes

Theatre & Society (p. 168-169)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Dunsmuirs: Alone at the Edge by Viviana Comensoli and Rod Langley
  • Where is Kabuki? by Viviana Comensoli and Don Druick

Repeated Theme (p. 169-170)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Man Who Painted Stalin by Sue Schenk and France Théoret
  • Blue Panic by Sue Schenk and Rosemary Sullivan

Vues animées (p. 171-173)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Le Train by Constantina Mitchell and Michel Tremblay

Close Calls (p. 173-174)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Daisy Circus by Michael Mason and Rita Donovan
  • Close Calls: short stories by Michael Mason and Patricia Stone

Look. Wait. Believe (p. 174-176)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Prayers of a Very Wise Child by Roch Carrier and John Lennox

Talk About It! (p. 176-179)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Talk About It! by Geoffrey V. Davis and Rozena Maart
  • Bright's Crossing by Anne Cameron and Geoffrey V. Davis

Knowledge Revealed (p. 179-181)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Edge of the World by Jill Lebihan and Carol Malyon
  • Blue Husbands by Jill Lebihan and Don Dickinson

Droit d’auteur(e) (p. 181-182)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Les murs de brique by J. Gagnon
  • Le Passé composé by Michèle Mailhot

Entre deux pôles (p. 183-184)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Adèle et Amélie by P. K. Page, Denis Monette and Monique Crochet

Histoire (p. 184-185)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • La Vie littéraire au Québec, I - 1764-1805 by Maurice Lemire and Wynne Francis