Literary Criticism

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The Stone Canoe

By Elizabeth Paul & Peter Sanger
Illustrated by Alan Syliboy

This is a story about two stories and their travels through the written record. The written part begins in the mid-nineteenth century, when Silas T. Rand, a Baptist clergyman from Cornwallis, Nova Scotia, took as his task the translation of the Bible into Mi’kmaq?the language ... Read more

Theatre and Performance in Toronto

Edited by Laura Levin
Series edited by Ric Knowles

Includes:Toronto's Baby Building Boom by Sandra Souchotte Ketchum (1979)Growing Pains: Toronto Theatre in the 1970s by Robert Wallace (1980)from In the Beginning Was Toronto: The Emergence of an Alternative Theatre Movement in English Canada by Renate Usmiani (1983)from A Dialectical ... Read more

Theatre Histories

Edited by Alan Filewod
Series edited by Ric Knowles

Includes:The Toronto Lyceum: A Study of Early Canadian Theatre in Miniature by Richard Plant (1976)Infinite Variety or a Canadian "National" Theatre: Roly Young and the Toronto Civic Theatre Association, 1945–1949 by Anton Wagner (1988)Dora Mavor Moore: Before the New Play ... Read more

Theatre in Alberta

Edited by Anne Nothof
Series edited by Ric Knowles

A Literary Perspective on the Plays of W. O. Mitchell by Diane Bessai (1984)Elsie Park Gowan: Distinctively Canadian by Anton Wagner (1987)
CKUA: Radio Drama and Regional Theatre by Howard Fink (1987)
The Banff School of Fine Arts 1933–1969: "A Theatre of the People" ... Read more

Theatre in Atlantic Canada

Edited by Linda Burnett
Series edited by Ric Knowles

Mermaid Theatre: The Mythic Dimension by Donna E. Smyth (1978)
On the Edge: Michael Cook's Newfoundland Trilogy by Brian Parker (1980)
The Political Dramaturgy of the Mummers Troupe by Alan Filewod (1987)
Not Leaving Home: Growing up Artistically in Atlantic Canada ... Read more

Theatre in British Columbia

Edited by Ginny Ratsoy
Series edited by Ric Knowles

Includes: Western Magic: Tamahnous Theatre and Savage God by Renate Usmiani (1983)Fourteen Propositions about Theatre in British Columbia by Malcolm Page (1990)Voice, Community, Culture, Responsibility and Visible Minority Playwrights: Visible Means of Support by R.A. Shiomi ... Read more

Thomas Chandler Haliburton and His Works

By Stanley E. McMullin

A study of the Canadian politician, judge, and author and his work.

Thomas H. Raddall

By ECW Press

Thomas H. Raddall is an award-winning Canadian writer of history and historical fiction. This analysis of his work, written by Alan R. Young, explores his ability to subtly blend romance and realism to make history feel tangible.

Thomas Raddall and His Works

By Alan Young

A study of Canadian writer of history and historical fiction Thomas Raddall.

Timothy Findley and the Aesthetics of Fascism

By Anne Geddes Bailey

Timothy Findley and the Aesthetics of Fascism: Intertextual Collaboration and Resistance investigates the troubling relationship between narrative meaning and representations of violence within Timothy Findley’s novels, throughout which writing and reading literature are portrayed ... Read more