Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Feminization of the Novel by Michael Danahy and Deborah Blenkhorn
  • Women's Personal Narratives: Essays in Criticism and Pedagogy by Lenore Hoffman, Deborah Blenkhorn and Margo Culley
  • Women and Romance: The Consolations of Gender in the English Novel by Laurie Langbauer and Deborah Blenkhorn

Narrative Valley (p. 132-134)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Deep Hollow Creek by Claude Boisvert and Sheila Watson

Looking Backward (p. 134-136)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Joe Beef by Neil Garson and David Fennario
  • Sisters by Neil Garson and Wendy Lill
  • La Maison Suspendue by Neil Garson and Michel Tremblay

Two Returns (p. 136-138)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Homeground by Caterina Edwards
  • Nomadic Trajectory by Pasquale Verdicchio

Un-Catholic Canon (p. 138-139)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Sudden Miracles: Eight Women Poets by Mark Cochrane and Rhea Tregebov

Many-Mouthed Birds (p. 140-142)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Many Mouthed Birds by Jim Wong Chu, Bennett Lee and Susan Fisher
  • Japanese American Ethnicity by Susan Fisher, Stephen S. Fugita and David J. O'Brien

Apparition (p. 142-143)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Rules of Partial Existence by Marian Gracias and Judy Millar
  • Journey to India by Marian Gracias and Frank Thompson

Speech Acts (p. 143-144)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Woyzeck's Head by Ekbert Faas and Stefan Haag
  • Mentalstilistik: Ein Beitrag zu Stiltheorie und narrativik dargestellt am Erzählwerk Margaret Atwoods by Stefan Haag and Reingard M. Nischik

Native Stories (p. 144-146)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Coyote Stories by Mourning Dove and Thomas Hastings
  • The Native Stories from Keepers of the Earth by Michael J. Caduto, Joseph Bruchac and Thomas Hastings

Uncertainty (p. 146-147)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • On the Eve of Uncertain Tommorrows by Thomas Hastings and Neil Bissoondath

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Mandala by Jill Lebihan, Galen Garwood and Sam Hamill
  • Blue Light, Bay and College by Jill Lebihan and Kathleen McCracken

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Canadian Children's Treasury by Adrienne Kertzer, Frances Hanna and Sandra Martin
  • Glecia Bear by Adrienne Kertzer, Freda Ahenakew and H. C. Wolfart
  • Fiona & the Prince of Wheels by Adrienne Kertzer and Sandy Watson

Clarity & Tumult (p. 150-152)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Clarity Between Clouds. Poems of Midlife by Jon Kertzer and Susan Ioannou
  • Upon Her Fluent route by Jon Kertzer and Janis Rapoport
  • Hometown by Jon Kertzer and Laura Lush

Malaspina & Galiano (p. 152-155)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Malaspina & Galiano: Spanish Voyages to the Northwest Coast 1791 & 1792 by I. MacLaren and Donald C. Cutter

Serious Widows (p. 155-156)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • A Serious Widow by Michele O'Flynn and Constance Beresford Howe
  • California's Daughter: Gertrude Atherton and Her Times by Michele O'Flynn and Emily Wortis Leider

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Invention of Truth by Barbara Pell and Elizabeth Brewster
  • Fever by Barbara Pell and Sharon Butala

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Innocent Cities by Laurence (Laurie) Ricou and Jack Hodgins

Hug the Ground (p. 160-161)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • In Broad Daylight: Stories of Sex, Love, and War by Laurence (Laurie) Ricou and J. E. Sorrell
  • On the Other Side of the River by Laurence (Laurie) Ricou and J. E. Sorrell

New Directions (p. 161-163)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Swinging the Maelstrom: New Perspectives on Malcolm Lowry by Sherrill E. Grace and Kathleen Scherf

Oral Histories (p. 163-165)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Occupied Canada. A Young White Man Discovers His Unsuspected Past by Dorothy Seaton, Robert Hunter and Robert Calihoo
  • Enough is Enough: Aboriginal Women Speak Out by Janet Silman and Dorothy Seaton

Book(s) Reviewed

  • How to Play: The Theatre of James Reaney by Joanne Tompkins and Gerald D. Parker
  • The Noam Chomsky Lectures: A Play by Joanne Tompkins, Daniel Brooks and Guillermo Verdecchia

Comic Lament (p. 167-169)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Love and Anger by Jerry Wasserman and George F. Walker
  • Bag Babies by Jerry Wasserman and Allan Stratton

Derridean (p. 169-170)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Women, Reading, Kroetsch by Susan Rudy Dorscht and Marion Wynne-Davies

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Wally Stutzgummer, Super Bad Dude by Lynn (J. R.) Wytenbroek and Martyn Godfrey
  • MacDonald Hall Goes Hollywood by Lynn (J. R.) Wytenbroek and Gordon Korman
  • Upside Down by Lynn (J. R.) Wytenbroek and Mary Jane Miller
  • Sophie's Cat by Lynn (J. R.) Wytenbroek and Billi Rosen
  • Letting Go by Lynn (J. R.) Wytenbroek and Mary Woodbury

Mr. Sam (p. 172-174)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Mr. Sam: The Life and Times of Samuel Bronfman by Michael Marrus

High Elbows (p. 174-176)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Making of the Modern Canon: Genesis and Crisis of a Literary Idea by Jan Gorak
  • After the Avant-Garde: Essays in Art and Culture by Robert Boyers

Managing, Mostly (p. 176-177)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Mostly Country: Short Stories by Rosemary Nixon
  • Managing Just Fine by Joan Fern Shaw

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Modern Conditions, Postmodern Controversies by Barry Smart
  • Intimations of Postmodernity by L. M. (Len) Findlay and Zygmunt Bauman

Someday (p. 179-181)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Itsuka by Joy Kogawa

A Woman Speaking (p. 181-183)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Dance on the Earth by Margaret Laurence

Culture Wars (p. 183-185)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Romantic Revolutions by Gilbert Chaitin, Herbert Marks, Karen Hanson and Kenneth R. Johnston
  • Spinoza and the Origins of Modern Critical Theory by Christopher Norris

Critique (p. 185-187)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Le Roman national by Jacques Pelletier
  • Langue et littérature au Québec (1895-1914) by Marie-Andrée Beaudet

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Lettres dangereuses à Yves Beauchemin 1970-1975 by Henri Tranquille
  • Une histoire à faire japper by Yves Beauchemin

Congruence (p. 189-191)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Amandes et melon by Madeleine Monette
  • Dernier théâtre by Jean-Robert Sansfaçon
  • L'Exil de Sullivan by Marc Lesage

Opinions & Notes

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