Books in category Literary Criticism – Canadian

  • Canadians and Americans

    Canadians and Americans
    Katherine L. Morrison

    The book also explores the role of women, race, and class in the literature of both countries. It concludes with a discussion of the tenacity of national myths, and draws some tentative conclusions."–BOOK JACKET.

  • Women and Narrative Identity

    Women and Narrative Identity
    Mary J. Green

    A feminist re-reading of the Quebec literary tradition, from Laure Conan and Gabrielle Roy to contemporary figures such as France Théoret and Régine Robin.

  • Leaving Shadows

    Leaving Shadows
    Lisa Grekul

    Click.” Conceived in a fervent desire for fresher, sexier images of Ukrainian culture in Canada, and concluding with a new reading of enduring cultural stereotypes, Leaving Shadows is the first Canadian book-length monograph on English …

  • Unnamed Country

    Unnamed Country
    Dick Harrison

    Written from a distinctively western point of view, this book places prairie fiction in its cultural and historical context.

  • The Canadian Novel A Critical Anthology Volume 1

    The Canadian Novel: A Critical Anthology, Volume 1
    John Moss

    A collection of essays about contemporary Canadian novels by Margaret Atwood, Robertson Davies, Margaret Laurence, Alice Munro, Mordechai Richler, Rudy Weibe, as edited by professor of English at the University of Ottawa John Moss.

  • Margaret Laurence

    Margaret Laurence
    David Staines

    This book highlights the accomplishments of one of Canada's most acclaimed and beloved fiction writers, Margaret Laurence. The essays in this collection explore her body of work as well as her influence on young Canadian writers today.

  • Maps of Difference

    Maps of Difference
    Wendy Roy

    Roy considers the connections Jameson makes between feminism and anti-racism in Winter Studies and Summer Rambles in Canada (1838), Hubbard's insights in A Woman's Way Through Unknown Labrador (1908) into her relationship with First Nations …

  • In Ballast to the White Sea

    In Ballast to the White Sea
    Malcolm Lowry

    This is the first edition of In Ballast to the White Sea, the autobiographical novel by Malcolm Lowry, known to most only through the highly romanticized story of its loss in a fire.

  • In the Interval of the Wave

    In the Interval of the Wave
    Mary McDonald-Rissanen

    Mary McDonald-Rissanen argues that the initial reception of the text – its physical appearance, handwriting, gaps, and flood of words – provides interesting insights for understanding the circumstances of Prince Edward Island women from …

  • A History of Canadian Literature

    A History of Canadian Literature
    W.H. New

    The definitive text on Canadian literature.

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