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Volume 67, Number 1, Winter 1997/98

Table of Contents

Fiction 1

pp. 1-21

Fiction 2

pp. 21-49


pp. 49-67


pp. 67-93


pp. 93-106


Zero Tolerance. Hot Button Politics in Canada's Universities by Peter C. Emberley (review)

pp. 107-108

Liberal Education and the Small University in Canada ed. by Christine Storm (review)

pp. 108-109

Language, Culture and Values in Canada at the Dawn of the 21st Century/Langues, culture et valeurs au Canada à l'aube du XXle siècle (review)

pp. 109-111

Working in English: History, Institution, Resources by Heather Murray (review)

pp. 111-113

Taking a Stand: Essays in Honour of John Beckwith ed. by Timothy J. McGee (review)

pp. 113-116

Corolla Torontonensis: Studies in Honour of Ronald Morton Smith ed. by Emmet Robbins and Stella Sandahl (review)

pp. 116-118

The Sum of Our Choices: Essays in Honour of Eric J. Sharpe ed. by Arvind Sharma (review)

pp. 118-119

Radio Canada International: History and Development by Arthur Siegel (review)

pp. 119-121

Finding Philosophy in Social Science by Mario Bunge (review)

pp. 121-124

Opera: Desire, Disease, Death by Linda Hutcheon and Michael Hutcheon (review)

pp. 124-125

Steinway, from Glory to Controversy: The Family, the Business, the Piano by Susan Goldenberg (review)

pp. 125-126

World Religions. Western Traditions ed. by Willard G. Oxtoby (review)

p. 127

Towards an Intellectual History of Ukraine: An Anthology of Ukrainian Thought from 1710 to 1995 ed. by Ralph Lindheim and George S.N. Luckyj (review)

pp. 128-129

The Cambridge Illustrated History of Germany by Martin Kitchen (review)

pp. 130-131

I Have Lived Here Since the World Began: An Illustrated History of Canada's Native People by Arthur J. Ray (review)

pp. 131-133

Liberal Dreams and Nature's Limits: Great Cities of North America since 1600 by James T. Lemon (review)

pp. 133-134

Impossible Nation: The Longing for Homeland in Canada and Quebec by Ray Conlogue (review)

pp. 134-136

Explorations in Difference: Law, Culture, and Politics ed. by Jonathan Hart and Richard W. Bauman (review)

pp. 136-137

Using TACT with Electronic Texts: A Guide to Text Analysis Computing Tools by Ian Lancashire et al. (review)

pp. 137-139

Freud and the Passions ed. by John O'Neill (review)

pp. 139-141

The True Story of the Novel by Margaret Anne Doody (review)

pp. 141-142

Irony's Edge by Linda Hutcheon (review)

pp. 143-144

Allegory and Violence by Gordon Tesky (review)

pp. 144-145

Lunar Perspectives: Field Notes from the Culture Wars by Michael Keefer (review)

pp. 146-147

Making It Real: The Canonization of English-Canadian Literature by Robert Lecker (review)

pp. 147-149

Gender in Translation: Cultural Identity and the Politics of Transmission by Sherry Simon (review)

pp. 149-151

Idols of Otherness: The Rhetoric and Reality of Multiculturalism Mosaic ed. by Evelyn J. Hinz (review)

pp. 151-152

Cultural Difference and the Literary Text: Pluralism and the Limits of Authenticity in North American Literatures ed. by Winfried Siemerling and Katrin Schwenk (review)

pp. 153-154

In Italics: A Defense of Ethnicity by Antonio D'Alfonso (review)

pp. 154-156

Theory Rules: Art as Theory/Theory and Art by Jody Berland, Will Straw, and David Thomas (review)

pp. 156-157

Ambiguous Discourse: Feminist Narratology and British Women Writers ed. by Kathy Mezei (review)

pp. 157-159

Bringing It Home: Women Talk about Feminism in Their Lives ed. by Brenda Lea Brown (review)

pp. 159-160

Feminism in Women's Detective Fiction ed. by Glenwood Irons (review)

pp. 160-162

Outsider Notes: Feminist Approaches to Nation State Ideology, Writers/Readers and Publishing by Lynette Hunter (review)

pp. 162-164

Kommos, An Excavation on the South Coast of Crete ed. by Joseph W. Shaw and Maria C. Shaw (review)

pp. 164-165

The Earlier Plays of Aeschylus and Related Studies by D.J. Conacher (review)

pp. 166-167

Theatre of Apollo: Divine Justice and Sophocles' ‘Oedipus the King’ by R. Drew-Griffith (review)

pp. 167-168

Virgil as Orpheus: A Study of the Georgics by M. Owen Lee (review)

pp. 168-170

Agrippina: Sex, Power, and Politics in the Early Empire by Anthony A. Barrett (review)

pp. 170-171

The Salt of Common Life: Individuality and Choice in the Medieval Town, Countryside, and Church ed. by Edwin Brezette DeWindt (review)

pp. 171-173

Early Christian Women and Pagan Opinion: The Power of the Hysterical Woman by Margaret Y. MacDonald (review)

pp. 173-174

Medieval Latin: An Introduction and Bibliographic Guide ed. by F.A.C. Mantello and A.G. Rigg (review)

pp. 175-176

The Shaping of Art History: Wilhelm Vöge, Adolph Goldschmidt, and the Study of Medieval Art by Kathryn Brush (review)

pp. 176-178

The ‘Alexandreis’ of Walter of Châtillon: A Twelfth-Century Epic (review)

pp. 178-179

Records of Early English Drama: Somerset ed. by James Stokes (review)

pp. 179-181

Editing Texts from the Age of Erasmus: Papers Given at the Thirtieth Annual Conference on Editorial Problems, University of Toronto, 4–5 November 1994 ed. by Erika Rummel (review)

pp. 181-182

Desire and Discipline: Sex and Sexuality in the Premodern West ed. by Jacqueline Murray and Konrad Eisenbichler (review)

pp. 182-184

Law-Making and Society in Late Elizabethan England: The Parliament of England, 1584–1601 by David Dean (review)

pp. 184-186

The Emergence of the English Author: Scripting the Life of the Poet in Early Modern England by Kevin Pask (review)

pp. 186-187

Reading the Renaissance: Culture, Poetics, and Drama ed. by Jonathan Hart (review)

pp. 187-189

A proper dyaloge betwene a Gentillman and an Husbandman ed. by Douglas H. Parker (review)

pp. 189-190

Performing Nostalgia: Shifting Shakespeare and the Contemporary Past by Susan Bennett (review)

pp. 190-192

Big-Time Shakespeare by Michael Bristol (review)

pp. 192-194

Shakespearean Suspect Texts: The ‘Bad’ Quartos and Their Contexts by Laurie Maguire (review)

pp. 194-195

Othello's Sacrifice: Essays on Shakespeare and Romantic Tradition by John O'Meara (review)

p. 196

Shakespeare from the Margins: Language, Culture, Context by Patricia Parker (review)

pp. 197-198

Textual and Theatrical Shakespeare: Questions of Evidence ed. by Edward Pechter (review)

pp. 198-200

What Was Shakespeare: Renaissance Plays and Changing Critical Practice by Edward Pechter (review)

pp. 200-201

The Works of John Webster ed. by David Gunby, David Carnegie, and Antony Hammond (review)

pp. 201-203

John Donne's 1622 Gunpowder Plot Sermon: A Parallel Text Edition ed. by Jeanne Shami (review)

pp. 203-204

Allegories of Kingship: Calderón and the Anti-Machiavellian Tradition by Stephen Rupp (review)

pp. 204-206

Barbarous Dissonance and Images of Voice in Milton's Epics by Elizabeth Sauer (review)

pp. 206-207

New Essays on Human Understanding by G.W. Leibniz (review)

pp. 208-209

The Reinvention of the World: English Writing 1650–1770 by Douglas Chambers (review)

pp. 209-211

The Illustration of ‘Robinson Crusoe’ 1719–1920 by David Blewett (review)

pp. 211-214

The Conversational Circle: Re-reading the English Novel, 1740–1775 by Betty A. Schellenberg (review)

pp. 214-215

The Life of Adam Smith by Ian Simpson Ross (review)

pp. 215-217

The Rockingham Connection and the Second Founding of the Whig Party by W.M. Elofson (review)

pp. 217-218

The poems of William Cowper ed. by John D. Baird and Charles Ryskamp (review)

pp. 219-220

Against Rousseau by Joseph de Maistre (review)

pp. 220-221

Minerva's Message: Stabilizing the French Revolution by Martin S. Staum (review)

pp. 221-222

The World of Hannah More by Patricia Demers (review)

pp. 223-224

Possible Worlds of the Fantastic: The Rise of the Paranormal in Literature by Nancy H. Traill, and: The Rise of the Gothic Novel by Maggie Kilgour (review)

pp. 225-277

Three Tragic Actresses: Siddons, Rachel, Ristori by Michael R. Booth, John Stokes, and Susan Bassnett (review)

pp. 228-229

Dethroning Classics and Inventing English: Liberal Education and Culture in Nineteenth-Century Ontario by Garth R. Lambert (review)

pp. 229-230

Readings in Canadian Library History 2 ed. by Peter F. McNally (review)

pp. 231-233

Constructing a Bridge: An Exploration of Engineering Culture, Design, and Research in Nineteenth-Century France and America by Eda Kranakis (review)

pp. 232-234

William Thomas, Architect, 1799–1860 by Glenn McArthur and Annie Szamosi, and: Toronto Architect Edmund Burke by Angela Carr, and: Edward James Lennox: ‘Builder of Toronto’ by Marilyn M. Litvak (review)

pp. 234-237

Public Men and Virtuous Women: The Gendered Languages of Religion and Politics in Upper Canada 1791–1850 by Cecilia Morgan (review)

pp. 238-239

Real Process: How Logic and Chemistry Combine in Hegel's Philosophy of Nature by John W. Burbidge (review)

pp. 239-241

Poetry by John Strachan (review)

pp. 241-242

Jean Baptiste: A Poetic Olio, In II Cantos by Levi Adams (review)

pp. 242-243

A World under Sentence: John Richardson and the Interior by Dennis Duffy (review)

pp. 244-245

En quête du roman gothique québécois 1837–1860. Tradition littéraire et imagination romanesque by Michel Lord, and: La logique de l'impossible. Aspects du discours fantastique québécois by Michel Lord (review)

pp. 245-248

Big Bear (Mistahimus Qua) by J.R. Miller (review)

pp. 248-249

Alfred Lord Tennyson: The Poet in an Age of Theory by W. David Shaw (review)

pp. 250-251

I Bless You in My Heart: Selected Correspondence of Catharine Parr Traill ed. by Carl Ballstadt, Elizabeth Hopkins, and Michael A. Peterman (review)

pp. 251-253

Tolstoy and the Genesis of ‘war and Peace.’ by Kathryn B. Feuer (review)

pp. 253-254

The Voice of the Burdash: Charles Mair and the Divided Mind in Canadian Literature by Norman Shrive (review)

pp. 254-255

John William Dawson: Faith, Hope, and Science by Susan Sheets-Pyenson (review)

pp. 256-257

The Symbolist Prints of Edvard Munch: The Vivian and David Campbell Collection by Elizabeth Prelinger, Michael Parke-Taylor, and Peter Schjeldahl (review)

pp. 257-259

Architecture in the Family Way: Doctors, Houses, and Women, 1870–1900 by Annmarie Adams (review)

pp. 259-260

Restless Spirits: Ghost Stories by American Women 1872–1926 ed. by Catherine A. Lundie (review)

pp. 260-262

Hard to Imagine: Gay Male Eroticism in Photography and Film from Their Beginnings to Stonewall by Thomas Waugh (review)

pp. 262-263

Labrador: The Journal and Photography of Eliot Curwen on the Second Voyage of Wilfred Grenfell, 1893 ed. by Ronald Rompkey, and: Cold Comfort: My Love Affair with the Arctic by Graham W. Rowley, and: Confessions of an Igloo Dweller by James Houston (review)

pp. 263-267

The Edwardian Theatre Essays on Performance and the Stage ed. by Michael R. Booth and Joel H. Kaplan (review)

pp. 267-269

Henri Bergson and British Modernism by Mary Ann Gillies (review)

pp. 269-270

Bernard Shaw's Book Reviews: Vol. 2: 1884–1950 by Bernard Shaw (review)

pp. 270-272

For a Working-Class Culture in Canada: A Selection of Colin McKay's Writings on Sociology and Political Economy, 1897–1939 ed. by Ian McKay (review)

pp. 272-274

Beyond the Word: Reconstructing Sense in the Joyce Era of Technology, Culture, and Communication by Donald F. Theall (review)

pp. 274-275

Guides for the Journey by David G. Creamer (review)

pp. 275-276

Acts of Narrative: Textual Strategies in Modern German Fiction by Patrick O'Neill (review)

pp. 276-277

Children and the Movies: Media Influence and the Payne Fund Controversy by Garth S. Jowett, Ian C. Jarvie, and Kathryn H. Fuller (review)

pp. 277-279

Configurations of Exile: South Asian Writers and Their World by Chelva Kanaganayakam (review)

pp. 279-280

Canadian Writers and Their Works Poetry Series ed. by Robert Lecker, Jack David, and Ellen Quigley (review)

pp. 280-282

Canadian Writers and Their Works, Fiction Series ed. by Robert Lecker, Jack David, and Ellen Quigley (review)

pp. 282-284

Lesbian and Gay Liberation in Canada: A Selected Annotated Chronology, 1964–1975 by Donald W. McLeod (review)

pp. 284-285

A Word to Us All . . . by J.E.H. MacDonald, and: J.E.H. MacDonald: Designer by Robert Stacey (review)

pp. 285-287

The Cambridge Companion to Joseph Conrad ed. by J.H. Stape (review)

pp. 287-289

Set in Authority by Sara Jeannette Duncan, and: The Imperialist by Sara Jeannette Duncan (review)

pp. 289-291

Irina Odoevtseva: Poet, Novelist, Memoirist by Ella Bobrow (review)

pp. 291-293

This Woman in Particular: Context for the Biographical Image of Emily Carr by Stephanie Kirkwood Walker (review)

pp. 293-294

Stories Subversive: Through the Field with Gloves Off. Short Fiction by Nellie L McClung by Marilyn I. Davis (review)

pp. 294-296

Thirty-Two Short Views of Mazo de la Roche by Daniel L. Bratton (review)

pp. 296-297

Painting Place: The Life and Work of David B. Milne by David Silcox (review)

pp. 297-299

Joyce by Ginette Michaud (review)

pp. 299-300

D.H. Lawrence: The Cosmic Adventure, Studies of His Ideas, Works, and Literary Relationships ed. by Lawrence Gamache, Phyllis Perrakis (review)

pp. 300-302

Karl Polanyi on Ethics and Economics by Gregory Baum (review)

pp. 302-303

T.S. Eliot and the Ideology of ‘Four Quartets’ by John Xiros Cooper (review)

pp. 303-306

The Brecht Yearbook ed. by M. van Dijk (review)

pp. 306-308

Graham Greene's Thrillers and the 1930s by Brian Diemert (review)

pp. 308-309

Sursum Corda! The Collected Letters of Malcolm Lowry ed. by Sherrill E. Grace (review)

pp. 309-311

Malcolm Lowry's La Mordida: A Scholarly Edition ed. by Patrick A. McCarthy (review)

pp. 311-312

Charles Olson's Reading by Ralph Maud (review)

pp. 312-313

Forward through the Rearview Mirror: Reflections on and by Marshall McLuhan ed. by Paul Benedetti and Nancy DeHart (review)

pp. 313-316

The Correspondence of Northrop Frye and Helen Kemp, 1932–1939 ed. by R.D. Denham (review)

pp. 316-318

The Merry Heart: Selections 1980–1995 by Robertson Davies (review)

pp. 318-319

Catching the Wind in a Net: The Religious Vision of Robertson Davies by Dave Little (review)

pp. 320-321

Artists in Dylan Thomas's Prose Works: Adam Naming and Aesop Fabling by Ann Elizabeth Mayer (review)

pp. 321-322

George Grant: Selected Letters ed. by William Christian (review)

pp. 323-324

George Grant and the Subversion of Modernity: Art, Philosophy, Politics, Religion and Education ed. by Arthur Davis (review)

pp. 324-325

Out of this World: The Natural History of Milton Acorn by Chris Gudgeon (review)

pp. 326-327

Paterson Ewen ed. by Matthew Teitelbaum (review)

pp. 327-328

Nothing But Brush Strokes: Selected Prose by Phyllis Webb (review)

pp. 328-330

Reading the Ground: The Poetry of Thomas Kinsella by Brian John (review)

pp. 330-331

Lifelines: Marian Engel's Writings by Christl Verduyn (review)

pp. 331-332

Moshe Safdie: Buildings and Projects, 1967–1992 ed. by Irena Zantovska Murray (review)

pp. 332-334

Starting from Porcupine by William Aide (review)

pp. 334-335

Strange Things: The Malevolent North in Canadian Literature by Margaret Atwood (review)

pp. 335-337

Margaret Atwood by Coral Ann Howells (review)

pp. 337-338

In Search of the Split Subject: Psychoanalysis, Phenomenology and the Novels of Margaret Atwood by Sonia Mycak (review)

pp. 338-340

The Thought from Outside: An Inquiry into the Art and Artefacts of John Heward by James D. Campbell (review)

pp. 340-341

Easy Rider by Lee Hill (review)

pp. 341-343

On Coasts of Eternity: Jack Hodgins' Fictional Universe ed. by J.R. (Tim) Struthers (review)

pp. 343-345

Essays on Kushner's Angels ed. by Per Brask (review)

pp. 345-346


pp. 347-359

Conte et nouvelle

pp. 360-375


pp. 375-390


pp. 390-399

Revues scientifiques

pp. 400-419

Sciences humaines

Pour une pragmatique de la signification by Jean Fisette (review)

pp. 420-421

Superposer. Essai sur les métalangages littéraires by Anthony Wall (review)

pp. 421-424

Le texte et le nom ed. by Martine Leonard and Elisabeth Nardout-Lafarge (review)

pp. 424-425

Écrire la pauvreté ed. by Michel Biron and Pierre Popovic (review)

pp. 426-427

Autour de la narration: les abords du récit conversationnel ed. by Marty Laforest (review)

pp. 427-430

Les idéologies du ressentiment by Marc Angenot, and: Au delà du ressentiment. Réplique à Marc Angenot by Jacques Pelletier (review)

pp. 430-432

Comédies. L'autre scène de l'écriture by Anne Élaine Cliche, and: Jung. De l'helvétisme à l'universalisme by Gérard Tougas, C. G (review)

pp. 432-436

Séductions du kitsch. Roman, art et culture ed. by Eva Le Grand (review)

pp. 436-438

Le travail de la forme by Collectif de l'atelier, and: Les langages de la création by Sergio Kokis, and: L'arpenteur et le navigateur by Monique LaRue (review)

pp. 438-442

Dans l'écriture by René Lapierre et al. (review)

pp. 442-443

Multi-culture, multi-écriture. La voix migrante au féminin en France et au Canada ed. by Lucie Lequin and Maïr Verthuy, and: 80 voix au féminin. Anthologie Arcade 1981–96 ed. by Claudine Bertrand and Louise Cornoir (review)

pp. 443-446

Diderot épistolier. Contribution à une poétique de la lettre familière au XVIIIe siècle by Benoît Melançon (review)

pp. 446-448

Balzac. Une poétique du roman ed. by Stéphane Vachon (review)

pp. 448-451

Antonin Artaud. Figures et portraits vertigineux ed. by Simon Harel, and: L'écriture réparatrice. Le défaut autobiographique (Leiris, Crevel, Artaud) by Simon Harel (review)

pp. 451-454

Antonin Artaud's Alternate Genealogies. Self-portraits and Family Romances by John C. Stout (review)

pp. 454-455

Autobiography and the Existential Self. Studies in Modern French Writinged. by Terry Keefe and Edmund Smyth (review)

pp. 456-458

Les trajets de l'écriture. Claude Simon by Ralph Sarkonak (review)

pp. 458-460

L'image de David dans la littérature française by Simone Maser (review)

pp. 460-461

Les écrits de Pierre Potier by Robert Toupin (review)

pp. 461-462

Journal d'un voyage fait par ordre du roi dam l'Amérique septentrionale by François-Xavier de Charlevoix (review)

pp. 462-463

Quelques arpents d'Amérique. Population, économie, famille au Saguenay, 1838–1971 by Gérard Bouchard (review)

pp. 463-466

Pierre-Esprit Radisson: coureur de bois et homme du monde (1652–1685) by Martin Fournier, and: Lendemains de conquête au royaume du Saguenay. Le domaine du roi dans la politique impériale britannique (1760–1767) by Nelson-Martin Dawson, and: De l'enseignement de l'histoire by André Lefebvre, and: La faillite de l'enseignement de l'histoire (au Québec) by Marc-Aimé Guérin (review)

pp. 466-468

Ni avec eux ni sans eux: le Québec et les, États-Unis by Yvan Lamonde (review)

pp. 468-470

La question raciale et raciste dans le roman québécois by Gérard Étienne (review)

pp. 470-473

La vie littéraire au Québeced. by Maurice Lemire and Denis Saint-Jacques (review)

pp. 473-475

Le métier d'écrivain au Québec (1840–1900). Pionniers, épiciers on nègres des lettres? by Daniel Mativat (review)

pp. 475-477

Édition et pouvoirs ed. by Jacques Michon, and: L'édition littéraire en quête d'autonomie. Albert Lévesque et son temps ed. by Jacques Michon, and: À tout prix. Les prix littéraires au Québec by Robert Yergeau (review)

pp. 477-484

Les meilleurs romans québécois du XIXe siècle by Gilles Dorion (review)

pp. 484-487

Miscellanées en l'honneur de Giles Marcotte ed. by Benoit Melançon et Pierre Popovic, and: Questions d'histoire littéraire. Mélanges offerts à Maurice Lemireed. by Aurelien Boivin, Gilles Dorion and Kenneth Landry (review)

pp. 487-490

Émile Nelligan. Le spasme de vivre by André Vanasse (review)

pp. 490-491

Lionel Groulx et «L'appel de la race» by Pierre Hébert (review)

pp. 491-492

Marie-Didace by Germaine Guèvremont (review)

pp. 492-494

Né à Québec by Alain Grandbois (review)

pp. 494-497

Semiotics and the Modern Québec Novel. A Greimassian Analysis of Thériault's «Agaguk» by Paul Perron (review)

pp. 497-500

Gabrielle Roy. Une vie by François Ricard (review)

pp. 501-502

L'autre Ferron ed. by Ginette Michaud (review)

pp. 502-503

Œuvres complètes. Tome 6. Écrits de jeunesse 1964–1969 by Victor-Lévy Beaulieu, and: Deux sollicitudes. Entretiens by Margaret Atwood and Victor-Lévy Beaulieu, and: L'écriture mythologique. Essai sur l'œuvre de Victor-Lévy Beaulieu by Jacques Pelletier (review)

pp. 503-507

La littérature franco-ontarienne: enjeux esthétiques ed. by Lucie Hotte and François Ouellet, and: Hédi Bouraoui. Iconoclaste et chantre du transcultureled. by Jacques Cotnam (review)

pp. 508-509

Configuration de l'énonciation interculturelle dans le roman francophone. Éléments de méthode comparative by Josias Semujanga (review)

pp. 510-512

De paroles en figures. Essai sur les littératures africaines et antillaises ed. by Christiane Ndiaye and Josias Semujanga (review)

pp. 512-514

Parodie-chanson. L'air du singe by Jacques Julien (review)

pp. 514-516

L'envol des signes. Borduas et ses lettres by Gilles Lapointe, and: Vivement un autre siècle by Pierre Vadeboncœur (review)

pp. 516-519

Les ateliers du pouvoir by Pierre Karch (review)

pp. 519-520

Foi et patrie. Art et architecture des églises à Québec by Luc Noppen and Lucie K. Morisset (review)

pp. 520-522

Cinéaste de la parole: entretiens avec Paul Warren by Pierre Perrault, and: Le documentaire: contestation et propagande ed. by Catherine Saouter (review)

pp. 522-525

Don Quichotte ou l'enfance de l'art by Marc Chabot (review)

pp. 526-528

Contributors / Collaborateurs

pp. 529-534

Index to Books Reviewed/Index des ouvrages recensés

pp. 535-547

Research Areas


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