Selected Book Reviews

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Book(s) Reviewed

  • Transcultural Imaginaries: History and Globalization in Contemporary Canadian Literature by Nora Tunkel
  • Investigating Canadian Identities: 10th Anniversary Contributions by Anna Pia De Luca

Transformations (p. 155-56)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Emblems of James Reaney by Thomas Gerry
  • Performing Autobiography: Contemporary Canadian Drama by Jenn Stephenson

Translating Desire (p. 123-24)

Book(s) Reviewed

  • For the Boy with the Eyes of the Virgin: Selected Poems by John Barton
  • Davie Street Translations by Daniel Zomparelli
  • After Desire by George Stanley
Subjects: Poetry, Young Adult

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Borrowed Tongues: Life Writing, Migration, and Translation by Eva C. Karpinski
  • Dramatic Licence: Translating Theatre from One Official Language to the Other in Canada by Richard Lebeau and Louise Ladouceur

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Transmitter and Receiver by Raoul Fernandes
  • Magyarázni by Helen Hajnoczky
Subjects: Poetry

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Parenthèses by Lise Gauvin
Subjects: francophone

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Mark My Words: Native Women Mapping Our Nation by Mishuana Goeman
  • Inheriting a Canoe Paddle: The Canoe in Discourses of English-Canadian Nationalism by Misao Dean

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Northern Kids by Linda Goyette
  • Grandpère by Janet Romain
  • As Long as the Rivers Flow by James Bartleman

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Sentimentalists by Johanna Skibsrud

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Malcolm Lowry’s Poetics of Space by Richard J. Lane and Miguel Mota
  • Translocated Modernisms: Paris and Other Lost Generations by Emily Ballantyne, Marta Dvorak and Dean Irvine
Subjects: Modernism