restricted access   Volume 84, Number 3, Summer 2015

Table of Contents

Special Issue: Letters in Canada / Lettres canadiennes 2015


Emergent Fiction

pp. 1-24

Established Fiction

pp. 25-42


pp. 42-69


pp. 69-92


pp. 92-126

Book Reviews


pp. 127-129

The Undiscovered Country: Essays in Canadian Intellectual Culture by Ian Angus (review)

pp. 129-130

Canadians and Their Pasts by Margaret Conrad etal. (review)

pp. 131-132

The Edge of the Precipice: Why Read Literature in the Digital Age? by Paul Socken (review)

pp. 132-133

Keepers of the Code: English-Canadian Literary Anthologies and the Representation of Nation by Robert Lecker (review)

pp. 134-135

Sanctioned Ignorance: The Politics of Knowledge Production and the Teaching of Literatures in Canada by Paul Martin (review)

pp. 135-137

The Metaphor of Celebrity: Canadian Poetry and the Public, 1955–1980 by Joel Deshaye (review)

pp. 138-139

Transcultural Imaginaries: History and Globalization in Contemporary Canadian Literature by Nora Tunkel (review)

pp. 139-141

Writings on the Sober Life: The Art and Grace of Living Long by Alvise Cornaro (review)

pp. 142-143

Roman Slavery and Roman Material Culture ed. by Michele George (review)

pp. 143-145

This Is Our Life: Haida Material Heritage and Changing Museum Practice by Cara Krmpotich and Laura Peers (review)

pp. 145-146

A Sea of Languages: Rethinking the Arabic Role in Medieval Literary History ed. by Suzanne Conklin Akbari and Karla Malette (review)

pp. 147-148

Village among Nations: “Canadian” Mennonites in a Transnational World, 1916–2006 by Royden Loewen (review)

pp. 148-149

Objects of Culture in the Literature of Imperial Spain ed. by Mary E. Barnard and Frederick A. de Armas (review)

pp. 150-151

Masculindians: Conversations about Indigenous Manhood by Sam McKegney (review)

pp. 151-153

The Treacherous Imagination: Intimacy, Ethics and Autobiographical Fiction by Robert McGill (review)

pp. 153-155

Dispersed but Not Destroyed: A History of the Seventeenth-Century Wendat People by Kathryn Magee Labelle (review)

pp. 155-157

The Remarkable Chester Ronning: Proud Son of China by Brian L. Evans (review)

pp. 157-158

Between Raid and Rebellion: The Irish in Buffalo and Toronto, 1867–1916 by William Jenkins (review)

pp. 159-160

Spenser’s Ruins and the Art of Recollection by Rebeca Helfer (review)

pp. 160-162

Relics and Writing in Late Medieval England by Robyn Malo (review)

pp. 162-164

The Forgotten: Canadian POWs, Escapers and Evaders in Europe, 1939–45 by Nathan M. Greenfield (review)

pp. 164-165

Transatlantic Methodists: British Wesleyanism and the Formation of an Evangelical Culture in Nineteenth-Century Ontario and Quebec by Todd Webb (review)

pp. 165-167

The Emblems of James Reaney: Magnetically Drawn by Thomas Gerry (review)

pp. 167-169

Irish Canadian Conflict and the Struggle for Irish Independence, 1912–1925 by Robert McLaughlin (review)

pp. 169-171

Jeremiah Bancroft at Fort Beauséjour and Grand Pré ed. by Jonathan Fowler and Earle Lockerby (review)

pp. 171-172

Federico Fellini: Painting in Film, Painting on Film by Hava Aldouby (review)

pp. 173-174

Canada between Vichy and Free France, 1940–1945 by Olivier Courteaux (review)

pp. 174-176

Defining the Modern Museum: A Case Study of the Challenges of Exchange by Lianne McTavish (review)

pp. 176-177

The Mirage of America in Contemporary Italian Literature and Film by Barbara Alfano (review)

pp. 178-181

The Fierce Urgency of Now: Improvisation, Rights, and the Ethics of Cocreation by Daniel Fischlin, Ajay Heble, and George Lipsitz (review)

pp. 181-182

The Hidden History of South Africa’s Book and Reading Cultures by Archie L. Dick (review)

pp. 182-184

Fackenheim’s Jewish Philosophy: An Introduction by Michael L. Morgan (review)

pp. 184-186

Patrician Liberal: The Public and Private Life of Sir Henry-Gustave Joly de Lotbinière, 1829–1908 by J.I. Little (review)

pp. 186-187

Theatres of Opposition: Empire, Revolution, and Richard Brinsley Sheridan by David Francis Taylor (review)

pp. 188-189

A Small Price to Pay: Consumer Culture on the Canadian Home Front, 1939–45 by Graham Broad (review)

pp. 189-191

Disraeli: The Romance of Politics by Robert O’Kell (review)

pp. 191-193

Structures of Feeling in Seventeenth-Century Cultural Expression ed. by Susan McClary (review)

pp. 193-195

Dada, Surrealism and the Cinematic Effect by R. Bruce Elder (review)

pp. 195-198

Dire Straits: The Perils of Writing the Early Modern Coastline from Leland to Milton by Elizabeth Jane Bellamy (review)

pp. 198-199

The Left in British Columbia: A History of Struggle by Gordon Hak (review)

pp. 199-201

The Ends of the Body: Identity and Community in Medieval Culture ed. by Suzanne Conklin Akbari and Jill Ross (review)

pp. 201-203

Dominion of Capital: The Politics of Big Business and the Crisis of the Canadian Bourgeoisie, 1914–1947 by Don Nerbas (review)

pp. 203-204

Creating Women: Representation, Self-Representation, and Agency in the Renaissance ed. Manuela Scarci (review)

pp. 204-206

Consuming Modernity: Gendered Behaviour and Consumerism before the Baby Boom ed. by Cheryl Krasnick Warsh and Dan Malleck (review)

pp. 206-208

Unlikely Diplomats: The Canadian Brigade in Germany, 1951–1964 by Isabel Campbell (review)

pp. 208-209

Parlour Games and the Public Life of Women in Renaissance Italy by George McClure (review)

pp. 210-211

Ecologies of the Moving Image: Cinema, Affect, Nature by Adrian J. Ivakhiv (review)

pp. 211-213

Parallel Encounters: Culture at the Canada-US Border ed. by Gillian Roberts and David Stirrup (review)

pp. 213-214

From Little London to Little Bengal: Religion, Print and Modernity in Early British India, 1793–1835 by Daniel E. White (review)

pp. 214-216

Arthur Erickson: An Architect’s Life by David Stouck (review)

pp. 216-218

Wilde Discoveries: Traditions, Histories, Archives ed. by Joseph Bristow (review)

pp. 218-219

Civilising the Wilderness: Culture and Nature in Pre-Confederation Canada and Rupert’s Land by A.A. den Otter (review)

pp. 219-221

Map Worlds: A History of Women in Cartography by Will C. Van Den Hoonaard (review)

pp. 221-222

Sorrow’s Rigging: The Novels of Cormac McCarthy, Don DeLillo, and Robert Stone by Gary Adelman (review)

pp. 223-224

Milton and Questions of History: Essays by Canadians Past and Present ed. by Feisal G. Mohamed and Mary Nyquist (review)

pp. 224-226

To Forget It All and Begin Anew: Reconciliation in Occupied Germany, 1944–1954 by Steven M. Schroeder (review)

pp. 226-228

Stalinist City Planning: Professionals Performance, and Power by Heather D. DeHaan (review)

pp. 228-229

Belonging and Isolation in the Hellenistic World ed. by Sheila L. Ager and Riemer A. Faber (review)

pp. 229-231

The Mystery Shopping Cart: Essays on Poetry and Culture by Anita Lahey (review)

pp. 231-232

Pascal the Philosopher: An Introduction by Graeme Hunter (review)

pp. 232-234

Austin Clarke: Essays on His Works ed. by Camille A. Isaacs (review)

pp. 234-235

The Constructed Mennonite: History, Memory, and the Second World War by Hans Werner (review)

pp. 236-237

Nietzsche, Freud, Benn, and the Azure Spell of Liguria by Martina Kolb (review)

pp. 237-239

Novel Minds: Philosophers and Romance Readers, 1680–1740 by Rebecca Tierney-Hynes (review)

pp. 239-240

The World beyond Europe in the Romance Epics of Boiardo and Ariosto by Jo Ann Cavallo (review)

pp. 241-242

Benjamin Disraeli Letters, 1865–1867 ed. by Michel Pharand etal. (review)

pp. 242-244

Provincial Solidarities: A History of the New Brunswick Federation of Labour by David Frank (review)

pp. 244-245

Remodelling Communication: From WWII to the WWW by Gary Genosko (review)

pp. 245-247

Arts and Science at Toronto: A History, 1827–1990 by Robert Craig Brown (review)

pp. 247-249

Sex, Lies and Cigarettes: Canadian Women, Smoking and Visual Culture, 1880–2000 by Sharon Anne Cook (review)

pp. 249-250

Haunted Narratives: Life Writing in an Age of Trauma by Gabriele Rippl etal. (review)

pp. 251-252

The L.M. Montgomery Reader. Volume 1: A Life in Print ed. by Benjamin Lefebvre (review)

pp. 252-253

Paul-Emile Borduas: A Critical Biography by François-Marc Gagnon (review)

pp. 254-255

Building Sanctuary: The Movement to Support Vietnam War Resisters in Canada, 1965–1973 by Jessica Squires (review)

pp. 255-257

Place and Replace: Essays on Western Canada ed. by Adele Perry, Esyllt W. Jones, and Leah Morton (review)

pp. 257-259

Reconciling Canada: Critical Perspectives on the Culture of Redress ed. by Jennifer Henderson and Pauline Wakeham (review)

pp. 259-261

Canadian Cinema since the 1980s: At the Heart of the World by David L. Pike (review)

pp. 261-262

Hijacking History: American Culture and the War on Terror by Liane Tanguay (review)

pp. 262-263

The Legends of the Saints in Old Norse-Icelandic Prose by Kirsten Wolf (review)

pp. 264-265

The English Boccaccio: A History in Books by Guyda Armstrong (review)

pp. 265-266

Stubborn Poetries: Poetic Facticity and the Avant-Garde by Peter Quartermain (review)

pp. 267-268

Facing Eugenics: Reproduction, Sterilization, and the Politics of Choice by Erika Dyck (review)

pp. 268-270

Margaret Atwood and the Labour of Literary Celebrity by Lorraine York (review)

pp. 270-271

Garden Plots: Canadian Women Writers and Their Literary Gardens by Shelley Boyd (review)

pp. 272-273

Creative Margins: Cultural Production in Canadian Suburbs by Alison L. Bain (review)

pp. 274-275

Inheriting a Canoe Paddle: The Canoe in Discourses of English-Canadian Nationalism by Misao Dean (review)

pp. 275-277

Germany’s Western Front: Translations from the German Official History of the Great War, 1914. Part 1: The Battle of the Frontiers and Pursuit to the Marne ed. by Mark Osborne Humphries and John Maker (review)

pp. 277-279

Performing Autobiography: Contemporary Canadian Drama by Jenn Stephenson (review)

pp. 279-281

Mapping Canada’s Music: Selected Writings of Helmut Kallmann by Helmut Kallmann (review)

pp. 281-282

Jane Austen and Animals by Barbara K. Seeber (review)

pp. 282-284

Prayers, Petitions, and Protests: The Catholic Church and the Ontario Schools Crisis in the Windsor Border Region, 1910–1928 by Jack D. Cecillon (review)

pp. 284-286

Two Bicycles: The Work of Jean-Luc Godard and Anne-Marie Miéville by Jerry White (review)

pp. 286-287

Unfinished Business: Screening the Mafia in the New Millennium by Dana Renga (review)

pp. 287-288

Queerly Canadian: An Introductory Reader in Sexuality Studies ed. by Maureen FitzGerald and Scott Rayter (review)

p. 289

Reel Time: Movie Exhibitors and Movie Audiences in Prairie Canada, 1896–1986 by Robert M. Seiler and Tamara P. Seiler (review)

pp. 290-291

Early Modern Women in Conversation by Katherine R. Larson (review)

pp. 291-293

French and Indians in the Heart of North America, 1630–1815 ed. by Robert Englebert and Guillaume Teasdale (review)

pp. 293-294

Writing Unemployment: Worklessness, Mobility, and Citizenship in Twentieth-Century Canadian Literatures by Jody Mason (review)

pp. 295-296

Joe Salsberg: A Life of Commitment by Gerald Tulchinsky (review)

pp. 296-298

Merry Hell: The Story of the 25th Battalion (Nova Scotia Regiment), Canadian Expeditionary Force, 1914–1919 by Robert N. Clements (review)

pp. 298-299

Philippe de Commynes: Memory, Betrayal, Text by Irit Ruth Kleiman (review)

pp. 299-301

Producing Canadian Literature: Authors Speak on the Literary Marketplace ed. by Kit Dobson and Smaro Kamboureli (review)

pp. 301-303

Paths of Thorns: Soviet Mennonite Life under Communist and Nazi Rule by Jacob A. Neufeld (review)

pp. 303-304

Sporting Gender: Women Athletes and Celebrity-Making during China’s National Crisis, 1931–45 by Yunxiang Gao (review)

pp. 305-306

Manufacturing Mennonites: Work and Religion in Post-War Manitoba by Janis Thiessen (review)

pp. 307-308

“A Justifiable Obsession”: Conservative Ontario’s Relations with Ottawa, 1943–1985 by P.E. Bryden (review)

pp. 308-310

Roman 2013

pp. 311-322

Nouvelle 2013

pp. 322-346

Poésie 2013

pp. 346-370

Théâtre 2013

pp. 370-390

Sciences humaines

pp. 391-394

Attention écrivains méchants by Simon Harel (review)

pp. 394-396

Les marges de l’œuvre dir. by de Jacinthe Martel (review)

pp. 396-398

Après tout, la littérature. Parcours d’espaces interdisciplinaires dir. by de Blanca Navarro Pardiñas et Luc Vigneault (review)

pp. 398-401

Le nouveau récit des frontières dans les Amériques by Jean-François Côté et Emmanuelle Tremblay (review)

pp. 401-404

La révélation inachevée. Le personnage à l’épreuve de la vérité romanesque by Yannick Roy (review)

pp. 404-406

La transmisson narrative. Modalités du pacte romanesque contemporain dir. by de Frances Fortier et Andrée Mercier (review)

pp. 406-410

Du personnage romanesque au sujet moral. La littérature comme autre de la philosophie by Aline Giroux, and: Philosophie sans frontières by Claude Lévesque, and: Philosopher au Québec. Deuxièmes entretiens dir. by de Christian Frenette (review)

pp. 410-416

Espagnes imaginaires du Québec dir. by de Carmen Mata Barreiro (review)

pp. 416-418

Imaginaires de la filiation. Héritage et mélancolie dans la littérature contemporaine des femmes by Evelyne Ledoux-Beaugrand (review)

pp. 418-421

Le bonheur au féminin. Stratégies narratives des romancières des Lumières by Isabelle Tremblay (review)

pp. 422-425

Écrire au féminin au Canada français dir. by de Johanne Melançon (review)

pp. 425-427

Les femmes en politiques changent-elles le monde? by Pascale Navarro (review)

pp. 427-431

Femmes et exils. Formes et figures dir. by de Dominique Bourque et Nellie Hogikyan (review)

pp. 431-435

La mélancolie des Misérables. Essai de sociocritique by Pierre Popovic (review)

pp. 435-437

La création cannibale. Lautréamont, Švankmajer, Kemper by Karine Hubert (review)

pp. 438-441

Décadence et mort chez Barrès et Hofmannsthal. Le point doré de périr by Patrick Bergeron (review)

pp. 441-443

Foucault anonymat. Essai by Érik Bordeleau (review)

pp. 444-445

L’Amérique selon Sartre. Littérature, philosophie, politique by Yan Hamel (review)

pp. 445-448

Entre plaisir et pouvoir. Lectures contemporaines de l’érotisme dir. by de Lori Saint-Martin, Rosemarie Fournier-Guillemette et Marie-Noëlle Huet (review)

pp. 448-451

Cioran ou les vestiges du sacré dans l’écriture by Sara Danièle Bélanger-Michaud (review)

pp. 451-454

Habiter le défaut des langues. L’analyste, l’analyse, l’écrivain: Wilfred R. Bion by Simon Harel (review)

pp. 454-460

Dialogue sur l’essai et la culture by Robert Vigneault (review)

pp. 460-462

Images et représentations de la sexualité au Québec dir. by de Julie Lavigne (review)

pp. 463-465

La Gazette littéraire de Montréal (1778-1779) by Nova Doyon (review)

pp. 465-467

L’improbable victoire des Patriotes en 1837. Clans familiaux, alliances politiques et pouvoir « féodal » entre 1830 et 1837 dans la vallée du Richelieu by Réal Houde (review)

pp. 467-469

Philippe Aubert de Gaspé mémorialiste dir. by de Marc André Bernier et Claude La Charité (review)

pp. 469-475

Les Cahiers Victor-Lévy Beaulieu dir. by de Sophie Dubois et Michel Nareau (review)

pp. 475-478

Les Cahiers Victor-Lévy Beaulieu dir. by d’Alexis Lussier et Karine Rosso (review)

pp. 478-479

Les Cahiers des Dix by La Société des dix (review)

pp. 480-482

Prendre acte. Mémoires by Andrée Yanacopoulo (review)

pp. 483-488

Digressions by Robert Lévesque (review)

pp. 488-490

D’un royaume à l’autre. Essai sur Pierre Vadeboncœur by Réjean Beaudoin (review)

pp. 490-493

Dans la nuit blanche et noire. Essais by Renaud Longchamps (review)

pp. 493-494

Le poème en recueil by François Dumont (review)

pp. 494-497

Le sursis littéraire. Politique de Gauvreau, Miron, Aquin by Martin Jalbert (review)

pp. 497-500

Artaud-Gauvreau by Jean-Marc Desgent (review)

pp. 501-503

Le Ring de Robert Lepage. Une aventure scénique au Metropolitan Opera. Essai documentaire by Bernard Gilbert (review)

pp. 503-505

Le romancier portatif. 52 chroniques à emporter by Nicolas Dickner (review)

pp. 505-507

Anthologie Liberté 1959-2009. L’écrivain dans la cité. 50 ans d’essais by Olivier Kemeid etal. (review)

pp. 508-511

Perspectives sur la littérature franco-ontarienne dir. by de Ali Reguigui et Hédi Bouraoui (review)

pp. 512-514

Acadie 1972. Naissance de la modernité acadienne by David Lonergan (review)

pp. 514-517

Paroles et images dir. by Robert Proulx (review)

pp. 517-519

Deleuze au cinéma. Une introduction à l’empirisme supérieur de l’image-temps by Serge Cardinal (review)

pp. 520-523

Imaginer le posthumain. Sociologie de l’art et archéologie d’un vertige by Maxime Coulombe (review)

pp. 524-525

L’art vivant. Autour de Paul-Émile Borduas by Jean-Philippe Warren (review)

pp. 525-527

Incertitude, pouvoir et résistance: les enjeux du politique dans la modernité by Carol Levasseur (review)

pp. 527-529

Légendes pédagogiques. L’autodéfense intellectuelle en éducation by Normand Baillargeon (review)

pp. 529-532

Urgel-Eugène Archambault. Une vie au service de l’instruction publique by Robert Gagnon (review)

pp. 532-534

Hétérogénéité et homogénéité dans les pratiques langagières by Wim Remysen et Diane Vincent (review)

pp. 534-538

Les politiques culturelles provinciales et territoriales du Canada. Origines, évolutions et mises en œuvre dir. by de Monica Gattinger et Diane Saint-Pierre (review)

pp. 538-540

Vivre sur la route. Les nouveaux nomades nord-américains by Célia Forget (review)

pp. 541-545

Les autochtones ne sont pas des pandas. Histoire, autochtonie et citoyenneté québécoise by Réjean Morissette (review)

pp. 545-547

Le cinéma de répertoire et ses mises en scène. Essai by Chevrier H.-Paul (review)

pp. 548-551