Selected Book Reviews

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Book(s) Reviewed

  • Unearthed: Love, Acceptance, and Other Lessons from an Abandoned Garden by Alexandra Risen
  • Run, Hide, Repeat: A Memoir of a Fugitive Childhood by Pauline Dakin
Subjects: memoir

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Shifting the Ground of Canadian Literary Study by Robert Zacharias and Smaro Kamboureli
  • Producing Canadian Literature: Authors Speak on the Literary Marketplace by Kit Dobson and Smaro Kamboureli

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Leçons de littérature : un siècle de manuels scolaires au Québec by Karine Cellard

Book(s) Reviewed

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

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The New Spice Box: Canadian Jewish Writing, Volume 1 by Ruth Panofsky

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Regreen: New Canadian Ecological Poetry by Anand Madhur and Adam Dickinson
  • Unleashed by Sina Queyras
  • Words to be Looked At: Language in 1960s Art by Liz Kotz

Book(s) Reviewed

  • The Equity Myth: Racialization and Indigineity at Canadian Universities by Frances Henry, Enakshi Dua, Carl E. James, Audrey Kobayashi, Peter Li, Howard Ramos and Malinda S. Smith
  • Brown: What Being Brown in the World Today Means (To Everyone) by Kamal Al-Solaylee
Subjects: Non-Fiction

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

  • Dreaming of Elsewhere: Observations on Home by Esi Edugyan
  • Belonging: The Paradox of Citizenship by Adrienne Clarkson

Book(s) Reviewed

  • Landscapes of War and Memory: The Two World Wars in Canadian Literature and the Arts, 1977-2007 by Sherrill E. Grace