Selected Book Reviews

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Book(s) Reviewed

  • La transculture et ViceVersa by Lamberto Tassinari, Fulvio Caccia and Bruno Ramirez
Subjects: Essays, francophone

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Personal Modernisms: Anarchist Networks and the Later Avant-Gardes by James Gifford
  • The Modern Girl: Feminism Modernities, the Body, and Commodities in the 1920s by Jane Nicholas

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Ruba'iyat for the Time of Apricots by Basma Kavanagh
  • Spit on the Devil by Samantha Bernstein
  • Simultaneous Windows by Mary Corkery
Subjects: Poetry

Book(s) Reviewed

  • L’essence scripturale du trait gravé: Les livres d’artiste de Lucie Lambert by Réjean Beaudoin
Subjects: Art

Book(s) Reviewed

  • First Person Plural: Aboriginal Storytelling and the Ethics of Collaborative Authorship by Sophie McCall

Textures (p. 179-80)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Deepwater Vee by Melanie Siebert
  • Mnemonic: A Book of Trees by Theresa Kishkan

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Mi’kmaq Anthology Volume 2: In Celebration of Rita Joe by Lesley Choyce, Theresa Meuse and Julia Swan
  • Stories in a New Skin: Approaches to Inuit Literature by Keavy Martin

The Actual Real (p. 165-166)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Real is the Word They Use to Contain Us by Noah Wareness
  • Based on Actual Events by Robert Moore
Subjects: Poetry

The Art of Losing (p. 140-42)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Malarky by Anakana Schofield
  • Life Is About Losing Everything by Lynn Crosbie
  • Mad Hope by Heather Birrell

The Art of Losing (p. 139-42)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • A Dark Boat by Patrick Friesen
  • A Grain of Rice by Evelyn Lau
  • Threading Light: Explorations in Loss and Poetry by Lorri Neilsen Glenn
  • Wells by Jenna Butler