New Book Reviews


June 23, 2017

  • The Iconic North: Cultural Constructions of Aboriginal Life in Postwar Canada by Joan Sangster


June 20, 2017

  • Shooter by Caroline Pignat
  • Straight to the Head by Fraser Nixon
  • As Chimney Sweepers Come to Dust by Alan Bradley


June 13, 2017

  • Fauxccasional Poems by Daniel Scott Tysdal
  • The Relativistic Empire by Samuel Andreyev
  • Myrmurs: An Exploded Sestina by Shannon Maguire


June 6, 2017

  • Kalyana by Rajni Mala Khelawan
  • Friendly Fire by Lisa Guenther


May 30, 2017

  • Queer Mobilizations: Social Movement Activism and Canadian Public Policy by Manon Tremblay
  • Making a Scene: Lesbians and Community across Canada, 1964-84 by Liz Millward


May 23, 2017

  • Startle and Illuminate: Carol Shields on Writing by Anne Giardini and Nicholas GIardini
  • As Always: Memoir of a Life in Writing by Madeleine Gagnon and Phyllis Aronoff


May 19, 2017

  • Measures of Astonishment: Poets on Poetry by League of Canadian Poets
  • Public Poetics: Critical Issues in Canadian Poetry and Poetics by Bart Vautour, Erin Wunker, Travis V. Mason and Christl Verduyn


May 16, 2017

  • Barking & Biting: The Poetry of Sina Queyras by Sina Queyras and Erin Wunker
  • Abnormal Brain Sonnets by David McFadden


May 12, 2017

  • Who Needs Books? Reading in the Digital Age by Lynn Coady
  • The Slow Professor: Challenging the Culture of Speed in the Academy by Maggie Berg and Barbara K. Seeber


May 9, 2017

  • Wait Time: A Memoir of Cancer by Kenneth Sherman
  • A Year of Days by Myrl Coulter
  • I Wasn't Always Like This by Shelley A. Leedahl


May 5, 2017

  • Missing Link: The Evolution of Metaphor and the Metaphor of Evolution by Jeffery Donaldson
  • What Would Animals Say If We Asked the Right Questions? by Vinciane Despret and Brett Buchanan


March 30, 2017

  • The Woman Priest: A Translation of Sylvain Maréchal's Novel, La femme abbé by Sylvain Maréchal
  • Breakneck by Nelly Arcan and Jacob Homel


March 29, 2017

  • Injun by Jordan Abel
  • page as bone — ink as blood by Jónína Kirton
  • She Tries her Tongue, Her Silence Softly Breaks by M. Nourbese Philip


March 29, 2017

  • Serpentine Loop by Elee Kraljii Gardiner
  • Heaven's Thieves by Sue Sinclair
  • Tell: Poems for a Girlhood by Soraya Peerbaye


March 29, 2017

  • Carol Shields and the Writer-Critic by Brenda Beckman-Long