New Book Reviews

December 26, 2014

Book(s) Reviewed

  • A Matter of Life and Death or Something by Ben Stephenson
  • A Tinfoil Sky by Cyndi Sand-Eveland
  • One in Every Crowd: Stories by Ivan E. Coyote

December 26, 2014

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Vancouver Noir: 1930-1960 by John Belshaw and Diane Purvey
  • The Chuck Davis History of Metropolitan Vancouver by Chuck Davis
  • At the World’s Edge: Curt Lang’s Vancouver, 1937-1998 by Claudia Cornwall

December 26, 2014

Words About Things (p. 142-43)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Book of Frog: un amuse-espirit by Jan Zwicky
  • The Book of Marvels: A Compendium of Everyday Things by Lorna Crozier
  • Red by George Elliott Clarke

December 26, 2014

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Directions Home: Approaches to African-Canadian Literature by George Elliott Clarke

December 26, 2014

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Entanglements, or Transmedial Thinking about Capture by Rey Chow
  • The Semblance of Identity: Aesthetic Mediation in Asian American Literature by Christopher Lee

December 26, 2014

Culture Unsettled (p. 135-37)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Listening Up, Writing Down, and Looking Beyond: Interfaces of the Oral, Written, and Visual by Wendy Roy and Susan Gingell
  • Home and Native Land: Unsettling Multiculturalism in Canada by Sonali Thakkar, Anna Stanley, Lisa Helps and May Chazan

December 26, 2014

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Humilité et profanation : Au pied de la pente douce de Roger Lemelin by Jacques Cardinal

December 25, 2014

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Dans la nuit du poème by Jacques Brault
Subjects: Poetry

December 25, 2014

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Head of a Man by John Gilmore
  • Monkey Ranch by Julie Bruck
  • There are Many Ways to Die While Travelling in Peru by Alanna F. Bondar

December 25, 2014

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Invention à cinq voix : une histoire de l’histoire littéraire au Canada by Edward Dickinson Blodgett

December 25, 2014

How Free is Free? (p. 129-30)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Silver by Pablo Urbanyi
  • The Free World by David Bezmozgis

December 25, 2014

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Espagnes imaginaires du Québec by Carmen Matta Barreiro

December 25, 2014

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Rapids by Susan Gillis
  • Subversive Sonnets by Pamela Mordecai
  • The Politics of Knives by Jonathan Ball

December 25, 2014

Book(s) Reviewed

  • West-Words: Celebrating Western Canadian Theatre and Playwriting by Moira Day
  • Asian Canadian Theatre: New Essays on Canadian Theatre, Volume One by Ric Knowles and Nina Lee Aquino

December 24, 2014

Comic Timing (p. 189-92)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Comics Versus Art by Bart Beaty
  • Modern Animalism: Habitats of Scarcity and Wealth in Comics and Literature by Glenn Willmott