restricted access   Volume 69, Number 1, Winter 1999/2000

Table of Contents

Fiction 1

pp. 1-24

Fiction 2

pp. 25-42


pp. 42-81


pp. 81-104


pp. 104-114


Learning to Divide the World: Education at Empire's End by John Willinsky (review)

pp. 114-116

A Feminist I: Reflections from Academia by Christine Overall (review)

pp. 116-117

In Search of Lost Time by Derek York (review)

pp. 117-118

Nonverbal Communication and Translation ed. by Fernando Poyatos (review)

pp. 119-120

Bringing Back the Past: Historical Perspectives on Canadian Archaeology ed. by Pamela Jane Smith, Donald Mitchell (review)

pp. 120-122

The Coasts of Bohemia. A Czech History by Derek Sayer (review)

pp. 122-123

Studies in Scientific Realism by André Kukla (review)

pp. 123-125

The New Dialectic: Conversational Contexts of Argument by Douglas Walton (review)

pp. 125-126

Women on the Defensive: Living Through Conservative Times by Sylvia Bashevkin (review)

pp. 126-128

Violence against Women: Philosophical Perspectives ed. by Stanley G. French, Wanda Teays, Laura M. Purdy (review)

pp. 128-130

Social Trust and Human Communities by Trudy Govier (review)

pp. 130-131

The Ethics of the New Economy ed. by Leo Groarke (review)

pp. 131-133

Sustaining Democracy? Journalism and the Politics of Objectivity by Robert A. Hackett, Yuezhi Zhao (review)

pp. 133-134

Elusive Margins: Consuming Media, Ethnicity, and Culture by William Anselmi, Kosta Gouliamos (review)

pp. 134-136

Puzzles for the Will: Fatalism, Newcomb and Samarra, Determinism and Omniscience by Jordan Howard Sobel (review)

pp. 136-137

Theory/Theatre: an Introduction by Mark Fortier (review)

pp. 137-139

Heterocosmica: Fiction and Possible Worlds by Lubomir Doležel (review)

pp. 139-140

Studies in Chinese Poetry by James R. Hightower, Florence Chia-ying Yeh (review)

pp. 140-142

Editing Women: Papers Given at the Thirty-First Annual Conference on Editorial Problems University of Toronto, 3–4 November 1995 ed. by Ann M. Hutchison (review)

pp. 142-143

The Making of the English Literary Canon from the Middle Ages to the Late Eighteenth Century by Trevor Ross (review)

pp. 143-145

English Stage Comedy 1490–1990 by Alexander Leggatt (review)

pp. 145-146

Part Two: Reflections on the Sequel ed. by Paul Budra, Betty A. Schellenberg (review)

pp. 147-148

Into the Looking-Glass Wood by Alberto Manguel (review)

pp. 148-149

The Subjects of Art History: Historical Objects in Contemporary Perspective ed. by Mark A. Cheetham, Michael Ann Holly, Keith Moxey (review)

pp. 149-151

The Pictured Word: Word and Image Interactions 2 ed. by Martin Heusser et al. (review)

pp. 151-152

Music in Canada: A Research and Information Guide by Carl Morey (review)

pp. 152-154

A Season of Opera: From Orpheus to Ariadne by M. Owen Lee (review)

pp. 154-155

Who Killed Canadian History? by J.L. Granatstein (review)

pp. 155-157

Worrying the Nation: Imagining a National Literature in English Canada by Jonathan Kertzer (review)

pp. 157-159

Earth, Water, Air and Fire: Studies in Canadian Ethnohistory ed. by David T. McNab (review)

pp. 159-160

Hamatsa: The Enigma of Cannibalism on the Northwest Coast by Jim McDowell (review)

pp. 160-162

Echoing Silence: Essays on Arctic Narrative ed. by John Moss (review)

pp. 162-163

Painting the Maple: Essays on Race, Gender, and the Construction of Canada ed. by Veronica Strong-Boag et al. (review)

pp. 163-165

Memory and Hope: Strands of Canadian Baptist History ed. by David Priestley (review)

pp. 165-166

Ur III Period (2112–2004 BC) by Douglas R. Frayne (review)

pp. 166-167

Dionysus Writes: The Invention of Theatre in Ancient Greece by Jennifer Wise (review)

pp. 167-168

Sport and Society in Ancient Greece by Mark Golden (review)

pp. 169-170

Euripides and the Sophists by Desmond Conacher (review)

pp. 170-171

Assent and Argument: Studies in Cicero's Academic Books ed. by Brad Inwood, Jaap Mansfeld (review)

pp. 172-173

Ammianus Marcellinus and the Representation of Historical Reality by Timothy D. Barnes (review)

pp. 173-174

The Incoherence of the Philosophers by al-Ghazālī (review)

pp. 175-176

After Rome's Fall: Narrators and Sources of Early Medieval History. Essays presented to Walter Goffart ed. by Alexander Callander Murray (review)

pp. 176-178

The Tongue of the Fathers: Gender and Ideology in Twelfth-Century Latin ed. by David Townsend, Andrew Taylor (review)

pp. 178-179

Women, Marriage, and Family in Medieval Christendom. Essays in Memory of Michael M. Sheehan, C.S.B. ed. by Constance M. Rousseau, Joel T. Rosenthal (review)

pp. 179-181

‘Prions en Chantant’: Devotional Songs of the Trouvères ed. by Marcia Jenneth Epstein (review)

pp. 181-183

A Woman's Words: Emer and Female Speech in the Ulster Cycle by Joanne Findon (review)

pp. 183-184

Impolitic Bodies: Poetry, Saints, and Society in Fifteenth-Century England: The Work of Osbern Bokenham by Sheila Delany (review)

pp. 184-186

Nuns as Artists: The Visual Culture of a Medieval Convent by Jeffrey F. Hamburger (review)

pp. 186-187

Drawn from Life: Science and Art in the Portrayal of the New World by Victoria Dickenson (review)

pp. 187-189

The Trial of Nicholas Throckmorton ed. by Annabel Patterson (review)

pp. 189-190

Discovering the Subject in Renaissance England by Elizabeth Hanson (review)

pp. 190-192

The Making of Sir Philip Sidney by Edward Berry (review)

pp. 192-193

Index Emblematicus ed. by Peter M. Daly, Leslie T. Duer, Mary V. Silcox, and Alan R. Young (review)

pp. 194-197

The Queen's Men and Their Plays by Scott McMillin, Sally-Beth MacLean (review)

pp. 197-198

Constant Minds: Political Virtue and the Lipsian Paradigm in England, 1584–1650 by Adriana McCrea (review)

pp. 198-200

‘Coriolanus’ on Stage in England and America, 1609–1994 by John Ripley (review)

pp. 200-201

The New Cambridge Shakespeare: ‘Pericles, Prince of Tyre’ ed. by Doreen DelVecchio, Antony Hammond (review)

pp. 202-203

John Donne's Articulations of the Feminine by H.L. Meakin (review)

pp. 203-204

A Platonick Song of the Soul by Henry More (review)

pp. 204-206

The New England Knight: Sir William Phips, 1651–1695 by Emerson W. Baker, John G. Reid (review)

pp. 206-207

In Small Proportions: A Poetics of the English Ayre 1596–1622 by Daniel Fischlin (review)

pp. 207-209

Trading Identities: The Souvenir in Native North American Art from the Northeast, 1700–1900 by Ruth B. Phillips (review)

pp. 209-210

Native Visions: Evolution in Northwest Coast Art from the Eighteenth through the Twentieth Century by Steven C. Brown (review)

pp. 211-212

Islanders in the Streams: A History of the Bahamian People. Volume 2: From the Ending of Slavery to the Twenty-First Century by Michael Craton, Gail Saunders (review)

pp. 212-214

‘Swords in Myrtle Dress'd.’ Toward a Rhetoric of Sodom: Gay Readings of Homosexual Politics and Poetics in the Eighteenth Century by Jon Thomas Rowland (review)

pp. 214-215

Virtue, Gender, and the Authentic Self in Eighteenth-Century Fiction: Richardson, Rousseau, and Laclos by Christine Roulston (review)

pp. 215-216

The Work(s) of Samuel Richardson by Stephanie Fysh (review)

pp. 216-218

The Adventures of David Simple by Sarah Fielding, and: The Adventures of David Simple, Volume the Last by Sarah Fielding (review)

pp. 218-219

Edmund Burke. Volume 1: 1730–1784 by F.P. Lock (review)

pp. 219-221

Images of Goethe through Schiller's ‘Egmont’ by David G. John (review)

pp. 221-222

An Examination of the Philosophy of Bacon: Wherein Different Questions of Rational Philosophy are Treated by Joseph de Maistre (review)

pp. 222-224

Flexible Design: Revisionary Poetics in Blake's ‘Vala,’ or ‘The Four Zoas’ by John B. Pierce (review)

pp. 224-225

The Vindications: The Rights of Men; The Rights of Woman by Mary Wollstonecraft (review)

pp. 225-227

The Economics of Thomas Robert Malthus by Samuel Hollander (review)

pp. 227-228

Marginalia IV by Samuel Taylor Coleridge (review)

pp. 228-229

William Pitt and the French Revolution, 1785–1795 by Jennifer Mori (review)

pp. 229-231

Seductive Journey: American Tourists in France from Jefferson to the Jazz Age by Harvey Levenstein (review)

pp. 231-232

White Man's Law: Native People in Nineteenth-Century Canadian Jurisprudence by Sidney L. Harring (review)

pp. 232-234

The Castles of the Rhine: Recreating the Middle Ages in Modern Germany by Robert R. Taylor (review)

pp. 234-235

Sacred Space and Structural Style: The Embodiment of Socio-Religious Ideology by Vicki Bennett (review)

pp. 235-237

Positioning the Missionary: John Booth Good and the Confluence of Cultures in Nineteenth-Century British Columbia by Brett Christophers (review)

pp. 237-238

Unwilling Idlers: The Urban Unemployed and Their Families in Late Victorian Canada by Peter Baskerville, Eric W. Sager (review)

pp. 238-240

Down from the Shimmering Sky: Masks of the Northwest Coast by Peter Macnair, Robert Joseph, Bruce Grenville (review)

pp. 240-241

The Language of the Senses: Sensory-Perceptual Dynamics in Wordsworth, Coleridge, Thoreau, Whitman, and Dickinson by Kerry McSweeney (review)

pp. 241-243

Romanticism, History, and the Possibilities of Genre: Re-forming Literature 1789–1837 ed. by Tilottama Rajan, Julia M. Wright (review)

pp. 243-245

The Picturesque and the Sublime: a Poetics of the Canadian Landscape by Susan Glickman (review)

pp. 245-246

Practising Femininity: Domestic Realism and the Performance of Gender in Early Canadian Fiction by Misao Dean (review)

pp. 247-248

Popular Culture and Performance in the Victorian City by Peter Bailey (review)

pp. 248-249

Twisting in the Wind: The Murderess and the English Press by Judith Knelman (review)

pp. 249-250

Detection and Its Designs: Narrative and Power in Nineteenth-Century Detective Fiction by Peter Thoms (review)

pp. 250-252

American Gothic: New Interventions in a National Narrative ed. by Robert Martin, Eric Savoy (review)

pp. 252-253

The Dialogic Keats: Time and History in the Major Poems by Michael J. Sider (review)

pp. 253-255

Valperga: Or, The Life and Adventures of Castruccio, Prince of Lucca by Mary Shelley (review)

pp. 255-256

The Backwoods of Canada by Catharine Parr Traill (review)

pp. 256-257

Roughing It in the Bush; or, Life in Canada by Susanna Moodie (review)

pp. 257-259

New Light on Liszt and His Music: Essays in Honor of Alan Walker's Sixty-Fifth Birthday ed. by Michael Saffle, James Deaville (review)

pp. 259-260

Early Canadian Gardening: An 1827 Nursery Catalogue by Eileen Woodhead (review)

pp. 261-262

Selected Prose of Christina Rossetti ed. by David A. Kent P.G. Stanwood (review)

pp. 262-264

Degas: At the Races by Jean Sutherland Boggs (review)

pp. 264-265

Aurora Floyd by Mary Elizabeth Braddon (review)

pp. 265-267

The Odd Women by George Gissing (review)

pp. 267-268

‘My Recollection of Chicago’ and ‘The Doctrine of Laissez Faire.’ by Stephen Leacock (review)

pp. 268-270

A Bibliography of Stephen Leacock by Carl Spadoni (review)

pp. 270-271

The Narratology of the Autobiography: An Analysis of the Literary Devices Employed in Ivan Bunin's The Life of Arsen'ev by Alexander F. Zweers (review)

pp. 271-273

The Legacy of Shingwaukonse: A Century of Native Leadership by Janet Chute (review)

pp. 273-274

W.L. Mackenzie King: A Bibliography and Research Guide by George F. Henderson (review)

pp. 274-275

Advertising and Commodity Culture in Joyce by Garry Leonard (review)

pp. 275-277

David B. Milne: Catalogue Raisonné of the Paintings by David Milne, Jr, David P. Silcox (review)

pp. 277-278

Against Coercion: Games Poets Play by Eleanor Cook (review)

pp. 278-280

‘I Cease Not to Yowl’: Ezra Pound's Letters to Olivia Rossetti Agresti ed. by Demetres P. Tryphonopoulos, Leon Surette (review)

pp. 280-281

Vendetta: The True Story of the Largest Lynching in U.S. History by Richard Gambino (review)

pp. 281-283

The Seven Deadly Sins in the Work of Dorothy L. Sayers by Janice Brown (review)

pp. 283-284

A Monumental Vision: The Sculpture of Henry Moore by John Hedgecoe (review)

pp. 285-286

Jewish Philosophy and the Crisis of Modernity: Essays and Lectures in Modern Jewish Thought by Leo Strauss (review)

pp. 286-287

Gamblers and Dreamers: Women, Men and Community in the Klondike by Charlene Porsild, and: Gold Diggers of the Klondike: Prostitution in Dawson City, Yukon, 1898–1908 by Bay Ryley (review)

pp. 288-290

The Origins of the Bahá'í Community of Canada, 1898–1948 by Will C. van den Hoonaard (review)

pp. 290-291

Major Douglas and Alberta Social Credit by Bob Hesketh (review)

pp. 292-293

Aid and Ebb Tide: A History of CIDA and Canadian Development Assistance by David R. Morrison (review)

pp. 293-295

Creating Historical Memory: English-Canadian Women and the Work of History ed. by Beverly Boutilier, Alison Prentice (review)

pp. 295-296

The Circle Game: Shadows and Substance in the Indian Residential School Experience in Canada by Roland Chrisjohn, Sherri Young, Michael Maraun (review)

pp. 296-298

Legends of Our Times: Native Cowboy Life by Morgan Baillargeon, Leslie Tepper (review)

pp. 298-299

Never Without Consent: James Bay Crees' Stand against Forcible Inclusion into an Independent Québec (review)

pp. 299-301

The Cultural Politics of Fur by Julia Emberley (review)

pp. 301-302

A Chorus of Different Voices: German-Canadian Identities ed. by Angelika E. Sauer, Matthias Zimmer (review)

pp. 302-304

The Power of Allegiances: Identity, Culture and Representational Strategies by Marino Tuzi (review)

pp. 304-305

Duologue: On Culture and Identity by Antonio D'Alfonso, Pasquale Verdicchio (review)

pp. 305-307

Eh, Paesan!: Being Italian in Toronto by Nicholas De Maria Harney (review)

pp. 307-308

Philosophy in a Time of Lost Spirit: Essays on Contemporary Theory by Ronald Beiner (review)

pp. 309-310

Locations of the Sacred: Essays on Religion, Literature, and Canadian Culture by William Closson James (review)

pp. 310-311

Tradition and Modernity in Arabic Literature ed. by Issa J. Boullata, Terri De Young (review)

pp. 311-312

The Social Life of Stories: Narrative and Knowledge in the Yukon Territory by Julie Cruikshank (review)

pp. 313-314

New World Myth: Postmodernism and Postcolonialism in Canadian Fiction by Marie Vautier (review)

pp. 314-316

Sexual Politics of Narrative Film: Hollywood and Beyond by Robin Wood (review)

pp. 316-318

York Wilson, His Life and Work, 1907–1984 by Lela M. Wilson (review)

pp. 318-319

Letters to Kennedy by John Kenneth Galbraith (review)

pp. 319-321

What Does Not Change: The Significance of Charles Olson's ‘The Kingfishers’ by Ralph Maud (review)

pp. 321-322

Happy Alchemy: Writings on the Theatre and Other Lively Arts by Robertson Davies (review)

pp. 322-324

The Dictionary of Canadian Biography. Volume 14: 1911–1920 ed. by Ramsay Cook, Jean Hamelin (review)

pp. 324-326

Basket Weavers for the California Curio Trade: Elizabeth and Louise Hickox by Marvin Cohodas (review)

pp. 326-328

The Gentle Anarchist: A Life of George Woodcock by Douglas Fetherling (review)

pp. 328-329

The Workers' Revolt in Canada, 1917–1925 ed. by Craig Heron (review)

pp. 329-331

The Surprise of My Life: An Autobiography by Claire Drainie Taylor (review)

pp. 331-332

Brian Moore, The Chameleon Novelist by Denis Sampson (review)

pp. 332-334

Imagining Canadian Literature: The Selected Letters of Jack McClelland ed. by Sam Solecki (review)

pp. 334-335

The Lives of Dalhousie University. Volume 2: 1925–1980: The Old College Transformed by P.B. Waite (review)

pp. 336-337

Music Papers: Articles and Talks by a Canadian Composer 1961–1994 by John Beckwith (review)

pp. 337-339

Gabor Szilasi Photographies/Photographs 1954–1996 by David Harris (review)

pp. 339-340

Timothy Findley and the Aesthetics of Fascism by Anne Geddes Bailey (review)

pp. 340-342

Paying Attention: Critical Essays on Timothy Findley ed. by Anne Geddes Bailey, Karen Grandy (review)

pp. 342-343

Alice Munro by Coral Ann Howells (review)

pp. 343-345

The Films of Stan Brakhage in the American Tradition of Ezra Pound, Gertrude Stein, and Charles Olson by R. Bruce Elder (review)

pp. 345-346

How Silent Were the Churches? Canadian Protestantism and the Jewish Plight during the Nazi Era by Alan Davies, Marilyn Nefsky (review)

pp. 347-348

In Search of ‘Alias Grace’: On Writing Canadian Historical Fiction by Margaret Atwood (review)

pp. 348-349

Rhetoric in Postmodern America: Conversations with Michael Calvin McGee by Michael Calvin McGee (review)

pp. 349-350

Readings from the Labyrinth by Daphne Marlatt (review)

pp. 351-352

Broken Entries by Roy Miki (review)

pp. 352-353

Werwolf! The History of the National Socialist Guerilla Movement, 1944–1946 by Perry Biddiscombe (review)

pp. 353-355

Critical Stages: Canadian Theatre in Crisis by Gordon Vogt (review)

pp. 355-356

Painting Moments: Art, AIDS and Nick Palazzo ed. by Mary Melfi (review)

pp. 356-357

Writing South Africa: Literature, Apartheid, and Democracy, 1970–1995 ed. by Derek Attridge, Rosemary Jolly (review)

pp. 357-358

Roman 1

pp. 359-371

Roman 2

pp. 371-383

Conte et nouvelle

pp. 384-401


pp. 401-418


pp. 418-429

Sciences humaines

Intérieurs du Nouveau Monde: essais sur les littératures du Québec et des Amériques by Pierre Nepveu, and: Les cahiers de Limentinus: lectures fin de siècle by Gaëtan Brulotte (review)

pp. 429-432

États du polémique ed. by Dominique Garand, Annette Hayward (review)

pp. 432-436

Le récit de soi by Simon Harel (review)

pp. 436-440

Penser par lettre ed. by Benoît Melançon (review)

pp. 440-442

Littérature et effets d'inconscient ed. by Christiane Kègle (review)

pp. 442-445

Dire le livre. Portraits de l'écrivain en prophète, talmudiste, évangéliste et saint by Anne Élaine Cliche (review)

pp. 445-447

Le Golem de l'écriture. De l'autofiction au Cybersoi by Régine Robin (review)

pp. 447-450

Sade. A Biographical Essay by Laurence L. Bongie (review)

pp. 450-452

Figures de la souveraineté. Nietzsche et la question politique by François Leroux (review)

pp. 452-454

Marguerite Yourcenar. Écritures de l'Autre ed. by Jean-Philippe Beaulieu, Jeanne Demers, André Maindron (review)

pp. 455-457

Les stratégies textuelles de Michel Foucault. Un enjeu de véridiction by Frances Fortier (review)

pp. 457-458

Les femmes du Refus global by Patricia Smart (review)

pp. 459-460

Êtres artificiels. Les automates dans la littérature américaine by Daniel Canty (review)

pp. 460-462

Les textes poétiques du Canada français 1606–1867 by Yolande Grisé, Jeanne d'Arc Lortie (review)

pp. 462-469

Le carnet du cynique by Ringuet, and: Le journal de Ringuet ed. by Jean Panneton and Francis Parmentier (review)

pp. 469-472

Saint-Denys Garneau et «La Relève» ed. by Benoît Melançon, Pierre Popovic, and: Œuvres en prose by Hector de Saint-Denys Garneau (review)

pp. 472-476

L'incertitude narrative dans quatre contes de Jacques Ferron. Étude sémiotique by Andrée Mercier (review)

pp. 476-479

La Vénus québécoise avec ou sans fourrure by Michel Lapierre (review)

pp. 479-481

Cahiers Charlevoix. Volume 1. Études franco-ontariennes, and: Cahiers Charlevoix. Volume 2. Études franco-ontariennes, and: Cahiers Charlevoix. Volume 3. Études franco-ontariennes (review)

pp. 481-483

Pièges de la mémoire. Dollard des Ormeaux, les Amérindiens et nous by Patrice Groulx (review)

pp. 483-486

François-Xavier Garneau: une figure nationale ed. by Gilles Gallichan, Kenneth Landry, Denis Saint-Jacques (review)

pp. 486-488

Louis-Joseph Papineau: un demi-siècle de combats. Interventions publiques (review)

pp. 488-490

Un siécle de collusion entre le clergé et le gouvernement britannique. Anthologie des mandements des évêques (1760–1867) by Adrien Thério (review)

pp. 490-492

Le Canada français: entre mythe et utopie by Roger Bernard (review)

pp. 492-495

D'une nation à l'autre. Des deux solitudes à la cohabitation by Donald Smith (review)

pp. 495-498

Les tribulations du livre québécois en France (1959–1985) by Josée Vincent, and: Ces livres que vous avez aimés. Les best-sellers au Québec de 1970 à aujourd'hui by Denis Saint-Jacques et al. (review)

pp. 498-504

Littérature et peinture by Roland Bourneuf, and: L'univers de Jean Paul Lemieux by Gaëtan Brulotte (review)

pp. 504-505

Chronologie du québécois by Jean Forest, and: La langue et le nombril. Histoire d'une obsession québécoise by Chantal Bouchard, and: Le maquignon et son joual. L'aménagement du français québécois by Diane Lamonde (review)

pp. 505-514

Dictionnaire historique du français québécois: monographies lexicographiques de québécismes ed. by Claude Poirier (review)

pp. 514-517

Histoire de la langue française, 1914–1945 ed. by Gérald Antoine, Robert Martin, and: Nouvelle histoire de la langue françaiseed. by Jacques Chaurand, and: Les préfaces du Dictionnaire de l'Académie française, 1694–1992 ed. by Bernard Quemada, and: Les remarques de l'Académie française sur le Quinte-Curce de Vaugelas, 1719–1720. Contribution à une histoire de la norme grammaticale et rhétorique en France by Wendy Ayres-Bennett et Philippe Caron, and: De la langue française. Essai Sur une clarté obscure by Henri Meschonnic, and: L'accent du souvenir by Bernard Cerquiglini (review)

pp. 517-522


pp. 523-528

Index to Books Reviewed / Index des ouvrages recensés

pp. 529-542