234 Eclectic Mix
(Autumn)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Canada before Television: Radio, Taste, and the Struggle for Cultural Democracy by Len Kuffert
  • Broadcasting Policy in Canada: Second Edition by Robert Armstrong
  • Hamilton Babylon: A History of the McMaster Film Board by Stephen Boomer

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Bad Ideas by Michael V. Smith
  • Other Houses by Kate Cayley
  • If I Were in a Cage I'd Reach Out for You by Adèle Barclay

North and South (p. 133-134)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • From the Tundra to the Trenches by Eddy Weetaltuk and Martin Thibault
  • My Decade at Old Sun, My Lifetime of Hell by Arthur Bear Chief

Book(s) Reviewed

  • False Friends by Stephen Cain
  • Collecting Silence by Ulrike Narwani

Species of Spaces (p. 135-136)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • then/again by Michelle Elrick
  • The Last Neanderthal by Claire Cameron

Book(s) Reviewed

  • for love and autonomy by Anahita Jamali Rad
  • #IndianLovePoems by Tenille K. Campbell

Promises to Keep (p. 138-139)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Banker and the Blackfoot: A Memoir of My Grandfather in Chinook Country by J. Edward Chamberlin

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Dragon Springs Road by Janie Chang
  • Do Not Say We Have Nothing by Madeleine Thien

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Shenzheners by Xue Yiwei and Darryl Sterk
  • Paper Teeth by Lauralyn Chow

Book(s) Reviewed

  • What the Soul Doesn't Want by Lorna Crozier
  • Thin Air of the Knowable by Wendy Donawa
  • The Analyst by Molly Peacock

Book(s) Reviewed

  • In the Country by Wayne Curtis
  • The Most Heartless Town in Canada by Elaine McCluskey

Esprit de Corps (p. 145-146)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Nearly Girl by Lisa de Nikolits
  • The Effects of Isolation on the Brain by Erika Rummel
  • Job Shadowing by Malcolm Sutton

Difficult Terrain (p. 145-145)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Where It Hurts by Sarah de Leeuw

Dinner Before Grace (p. 147-148)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Table Manners by Catriona Wright
  • The Holy Nothing by Jessica Hiemstra
  • After Hours by Darrell Epp

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Old World and Other Stories by Cary Fagan
  • Worldly Goods by Alice Petersen

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Alice Munro's Miraculous Art: Critical Essays by Janice Flamengo and Gerald Lynch

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Les sanguines by Elsa Pépin
  • Au péril de la mer by Dominique Fortier

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Frequent, small loads of laundry by Rhonda Ganz
  • Auguries by Clea Roberts
  • After Swissair by Budge Wilson

Pushing Boundaries (p. 153-154)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Party Wall by Catherine Leroux and Lazer Lederhendler
  • Testament by Vickie Gendreau and Amiee Wall

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Debates in the Digital Humanities 2016 by Matthew K. Gold and Lauren F. Klein

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Revolutions: Essays on Contemporary Canadian Fiction by Alex Good
  • The Big Humanities: Digital Humanities/Digital Laboratories by Richard J. Lane

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Classroom Action: Human Rights, Critical Activism, and Community-Based Education by Ajay Heble
  • Learn, Teach, Challenge: Approaching Indigenous Literatures by Deanna Reder and Linda Morra

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Nightingale Won't Let You Sleep by Steven Heighton
  • News From the Red Desert by Kevin Patterson

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Some Nights It's Entertainment; Some Other Nights Just Work by Matt Robinson
  • The News by Rob Taylor
  • The Photographer's Last Picture by Sean Howard

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Time, Globalization and Human Experience: Interdisciplinary Explorations by Paul Huebener, Susie O'Brien, Tony Porter and Liam Stockdale

Book(s) Reviewed

  • A Grand Adventure: The Lives of Helge and Anne Stine Ingstad and Their Discovery of a Viking Settlement in North America by Benedicte Ingstad
  • The Forgotten Songs of the Newfoundland Outports: As Taken from Kenneth Peacock's Newfoundland Field Collection, 1951-1961 by Anna Kearney Guigné

Two Survivors (p. 164-166)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Otto & Daria: A Wartime Journey Through No Man's Land by Eric Koch
  • Surviving the Gulag: A German Woman's Memoir by Ilse Johensen and Heather Marshall

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Stray by Allison LaSorda
  • Paint, Poet, Mountain: After Cézanne by Susan McCaslin

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Disappearing Moon Cafe by SKY Lee

Human/Mythos (p. 168-169)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Essential Jay Macpherson: Selected by Melissa Dalgleish by Jay Macpherson and Melissa Dalgleish
  • Little Wildheart by Micheline Maylor

Lying About Lemons (p. 170-170)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Robert Kroetsch: Essays on His Works by Nicole Markotić

Unpacking Migration (p. 171-172)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Coming Here, Being Here by Donald F. Mulcahy
  • A Second Coming: Canadian Migration Fiction by Donald F. Mulcahy

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Comma by Jennifer Still
  • The Lark Ascending by David White
  • Hearing Echoes by Renee Norman and Carl Leggo

Scorching Air (p. 173-175)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • My Ariel by Sina Queyras
  • Dear Ghost, by Catherine Owen

Book(s) Reviewed

  • E.J. Pratt: Letters by E. J. Pratt and Elizabeth Popham

Book(s) Reviewed

  • U Girl by Meredith Quartermain
  • Rich and Poor by Jacob Wren

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Portraits of Canadian Writers by Bruce Meyer
  • Fabulous Fictions & Peculiar Practices by Leon Rooke and Tony Calzetta

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Sleeping in Tall Grass by Richard Therrien
  • This Poem Is a House by Ken Sparling
  • Mockingbird by Derek Webster