Literary Criticism

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Canadian Writers and Their Works - Poetry

Edited by Jack David, Robert Lecker, and Ellen Quigley
Introduction by Margery Fee

A study of Canadian poets Dennis Cooley, Christopher Dewdney, Steve McCaffery, Fred Wah, and Tom Wayman.

Carol Shields

Edited by Besner Neil

Carol Shields: The Arts of a Writing Life is a rich collection of essays, memoirs and interviews, written by literary critics on both sides of the Atlantic, and by friends, former teachers, and family, and features a piece by Shields herself on what a writing life meant to her. ... Read more

Carry on Bumping

Edited by John Metcalf

A fresh group of writers, critics, booksellers, poets and novelists to heap scorn and vilification on Canadian icons such as Margaret Atwood, stuffy academics, feminist poets, Elspeth Cameron, contemporary literary theory, and The Canada Council. Contributors include Hugh Hood, ... Read more

Charles G. D. Roberts

By Terry Whalen & Terrence Anthony Whalen

Explores the life and works of Charles G.D. Roberts.

Charles Sangster

By W. D. Hamilton

Charles Sangster is a pre-confederation poet who is considered to be one of the first to use Canadian subjects in his poetical works. This analysis of his poetry, written by W. D. Hamilton, explores his sense of nationalism and failed attempt to break free of colonial attitudes. ... Read more

Charles W. Gordon "Ralph Connor" and His Works

By John Lennox

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

Clark Blaise

By Clark Blaise
Edited by J.R. (Tim) Struthers

This volume represents the first full-scale appreciation of Clark Blaise?s writing in more than 25 years ? and the first comprehensive study of his now more than 20 books. Included are previously published essays by, among others, Robert Lecker, Alexander MacLeod, Catherine ... Read more

Collection Clues

By Lorna Irvine

A literary exploration of Margaret Atwood's Bodily Harm.

Collective Creation, Collaboration and Devising

Edited by Bruce Barton

Critical Perspectives on Canadian Theatre in English sets out to make the best critical and scholarly work in the field readily available. The series publishes the work of scholars and critics who have traced the coming-into-prominence of a vibrant theatrical community in English ... Read more