Literary Criticism

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Rachel's Children

By Nora F Stovel

A literary exploration of Margaret Laurence's A Jest of God.

Ralph Gustafson

By Wendy Keitner

Ralph Gustafson is an award-winning Canadian poet. This analysis of his work, written by Dermot McCarthy, explores his abandonment of romanticism in favour of modernism and evolution beyond it into the 1970’s and 80’s.

Ralph Gustafson

By Dermot McCarthy

These studies of Canadian authors fulfill a real need in the study of Canadian literature. Each monograph is a separately bound study of about 55 pages. Each contains a biography of the author, a description of the tradition and milieu that influenced the author, a survey of ... Read more

Rational Geomancy

By Steve McCaffery & bp Nichol

The Toronto Research Group was an eighteen year collaboration and friendship between the late bpNichol and Steve McCaffery.

In addition to reports on translation; the book-as-machine; and the search for non-narrative prose; this collection includes an informative introduction ... Read more

Raymond Knister

By Joy Kuropatwa

These studies of Canadian authors fulfill a real need in the study of Canadian literature. Each monograph is a separately bound study of about 55 pages. Each contains a biography of the author, a description of the tradition and milieu that influenced the author, a survey of ... Read more

Reading Carol Bolt

By Carol Bolt
Edited by Cynthia Zimmerman

Includes:Cyclone JackBuffalo JumpGabeRed EmmaOne Night StandEscape EntertainmentIcetimeYellow RibbonsFamily PartiesTwo Cowboys and a LadyCompañerasFamous"Carol Bolt was a pioneer, a multi-talented writer who excelled in all the fields of dramatic art. Her work was shaped by ... Read more

Readings From the Labyrinth

By Daphne Marlatt

From one of Canada’s foremost poet/novelists and feminist critics—a collection of essays spanning over fifteen years.

Reaney Days in the West Room

By James Reaney
Edited by David Ferry

A man of many talents, Reaney taught at the University of Manitoba and the University of Western Ontario for forty years, and received his doctorate with Northrop Frye. His plays have been produced across the country and his poetry and dramatic writing garnered him three Governor ... Read more

Refuse

Edited by Erin Wunker, Julie Rak, and Hannah McGregor

CanLit--the commonly used short form for English Canadian Literature as a cultural formation and industry--has been at the heart of several recent public controversies. Why? Because CanLit is breaking open to reveal the accepted injustices at its heart. It is imperative that ... Read more

RePlacing

By Dennis Cooley

RePlacing is the first collection of essays, reviews, interview and statements devoted entirely to Canada’s Prairie Poetry, edited by Dennis Cooley. RePlacing includes writing by or on Robert Kroetsch, Lorna Uher, Pat Lane, Elizabeth Brewster, John Newlove, Andy Suknaski, ... Read more