restricted access   Volume 83, Number 2, Spring 2014

Table of Contents

Roman 2012

pp. 65-83

Nouvelle 2012

pp. 83-110

Poésie 2012

pp. 110-139

Théâtre 2012

pp. 139-160

Sciences humaines

Dictionnaire des œuvres littéraires du Québec. Tome VIII. 1986–1990 ed. by d’Aurélien Boivin (review)

pp. 161-164

Paroles d’Acadie. Anthologie de la littérature acadienne (1958–2009) ed. by David Lonergan, and: Dictionnaire des œuvres littéraires de l’Acadie des maritimes—XXe siècle ed. by Janine Gallant et Maurice Raymond (review)

pp. 164-169

Histoires littéraires des Canadiens au XVIIIe siècle by Bernard Andrès (review)

pp. 169-173

Histoire du Manitoba français. Tome I. Sous le ciel de la Prairie, des débuts jusqu’ à 1870 by Jacqueline Blay, and: La révolution tranquille au Manitoba français by Raymond-M. Hébert (review)

pp. 173-178

À l’écoute du jeune Balzac. L’écho des premières œuvres publiées (1822-1829) by Roland Chollet et Stéphane Vachon, and: Les boudoirs dans l’œuvre d’Honoré de Balzac. Surveiller, mentir, mourir by Jean-François Richer (review)

pp. 178-184

Robertine Barry. La femme nouvelle by Sergine Desjardins, and: Robertine Barry. On l’appelait Monsieur by Sergine Desjardins (review)

pp. 184-186

Je voudrais être un homme. Correspondance littéraire entre Simone Routier et Harry Bernard by Simone Routier et Harry Bernard (review)

pp. 186-188

L’ écrivain et son lecteur. Correspondance entre Paul-Émile Roy et Pierre Vadeboncœur (1984-1997) by Yvon Rivard (review)

pp. 189-190

Félix-Antoine Savard et la forêt ou le royaume des enchantements by Jean Des Gagniers, and: Les Acadiennes by Félix-Antoine Savard, and: Louise de Sinigolle by Félix-Antoine Savard (review)

pp. 190-197

La voix et l’os. Imaginaire de l’ascèse chez Saint-Denys Garneau et Samuel Beckett by Frédérique Bernier (review)

pp. 197-200

Roger Lemelin. Des bonds vers les étoiles by Julie Royer, and: Humilité et profanation by Jacques Cardinal (review)

pp. 200-202

Narrativité et voix de l’altérité. Figurations de configurations de l’altér ité dans le roman canadien d’expression française by Kenneth Meadwell (review)

pp. 202-205

La conscience du désert. Essais sur la littérature au Québec et ailleurs by Michel Biron (review)

pp. 205-207

Narrations d’un nouveau siècle. Romans et récits français (2001-2010) ed. by Bruno Blanckeman et Barbara Havercroft (review)

pp. 207-214

Un moderne à rebours. Biographie intellectuelle et artistique de Pierre Vadeboncœur by Jonathan Livernois (review)

pp. 214-216

Donner ma langue au chant by Madeleine Gagnon (review)

pp. 216-217

Corps de papier. Résonances avec des accompagnements de Catherine Mavrikakis, Nicole Brossard et Verena Stefan by Andrea Oberhuber (review)

pp. 218-219

Points de vue. Essais by Roland Bourneuf (review)

pp. 219-221

Méditation et vision de l’essai. Roland Barthes, Milan Kundera et Jacques Brault by Pascal Riendeau (review)

pp. 222-224

Écrire l’écrivain. Formes contemporaines de la vie d’auteur by Robert Dion et Frances Fortier (review)

pp. 224-226

Médée protéiforme by Marie Carrière (review)

pp. 226-228

La porosité au monde. L’écriture de l’intime chez Louise Warren et Paul Chamberland by Nicoletta Dolce (review)

pp. 228-230

Apparitions. Inventaire de l’atelier by Louise Warren (review)

pp. 230-231

La littérature québécoise dans le contexte américain. Études et explorations by Jean Morency (review)

pp. 231-234

Double jeu. Baseball et littératures américaines by Michel Nareau (review)

pp. 234-238

Le marcheur des Amériques. Mélanges offerts à Pierre Nepveu ed. by Marie-Andrée Beaudet et Karim Larose (review)

pp. 238-241

Victor-Lévy Beaulieu en comparaison. Les Cahiers Victor-Lévy Beaulieu ed. by d’Emmanuelle Tremblay (review)

pp. 241-243

Lire Poliquin ed. by François Ouellet (review)

pp. 243-246

J’ai fait ma chance by Annette Saint-Pierre (review)

pp. 246-248

Lignes de fronts. Le roman de guerre dans la littérature africaine by Désiré Nyela et Paul Bleton (review)

pp. 249-252

Correspondance by Stefan Hertmans et Gilles Pellerin (review)

pp. 252-253

Manifeste pour l’hospitalité des langues ed. by Gilles Pellerin (review)

pp. 253-255

Profession sociologue by Marcel Fournier (review)

pp. 255-256

Dérive de l’espace public à l’ère du divertissement ed. by Charles Perraton (review)

pp. 256-258

Montréal et la métropolisation. Une géographie romanesque by Pierre-Mathieu Le Bel (review)

pp. 258-260

Le développement en contexte. Quatre temps d’un débat au sein des communautés francophones minoritaires (1969–2009) by Martin Normand (review)

pp. 260-263

Cinémas du monde. Toute image est porteuse d’un point de vue. Essai by Gilles Marsolais (review)

pp. 263-266

Marshall McLuhan by Douglas Coupland, and: Conversations avec McLuhan, 1966–1973 by Jean Paré (review)

pp. 266-270

Emerging Fiction

pp. 271-296

Established Fiction

pp. 296-318


pp. 318-351


pp. 351-373


pp. 373-396


Canada’s Constitutional Revolution by Barry L. Strayer (review)

pp. 397-398

Bearing Witness: Perspectives on War and Peace from the Arts and Humanities ed. by Sherrill Grace, Patrick Imbert, and Tiffany Johnstone (review)

pp. 399-400

The Routledge Concise History of Canadian Literature by Richard J. Lane (review)

pp. 400-401

Cultural Grammars of Nation, Diaspora, and Indigeneity in Canada ed. by Christine Kim, Sophie McCall, and Melina Baum Singer (review)

pp. 402-403

Editors, Scholars, and the Social Text ed. by Darcy Cullen (review)

pp. 403-405

Multiculturalism within a Bilingual Framework: Language, Race, and Belonging in Canada by Eve Haque (review)

pp. 405-407

Cultures, Communities, and Conflict: Histories of Canadian Universities and War ed. by Paul Stortz and E. Lisa Panayotidis (review)

pp. 407-408

Tracing the Lines: Reflections on Contemporary Poetics and Cultural Policies in Honour of Roy Miki ed. by Maia Joseph et al. (review)

pp. 408-410

What We Talk about When We Talk about War by Noah Richler (review)

pp. 410-411

How Schools Worked: Public Education in English Canada, 1900–1940 by R.D. Gidney and W.P.J. Millar (review)

pp. 412-413

The Raven, the Dove, and the Owl of Minerva: The Creation of Humankind in Athens and Jerusalem by Mark Glouberman (review)

pp. 413-414

In Search of R.B. Bennett by P.B. Waite (review)

pp. 414-416

Unruly Voices: Essays on Democracy, Civility and the Human Imagination by Mark Kingwell (review)

pp. 416-417

Fictional and Historical Worlds by Jonathan Hart (review)

pp. 417-419

Moralism: A Study of a Vice by Craig Taylor (review)

pp. 419-421

You Are Here: Essays on the Art of Poetry in Canada by James Pollock (review)

pp. 421-423

Shakespeare and the Second World War: Memory, Culture, Identity ed. by Irena R. Makaryk and Marissa McHugh (review)

pp. 423-424

International Trade Law and Domestic Policy: Canada, the United States and the WTO by Jacqueline D. Krikorian (review)

pp. 425-426

Pain, Porn and Complicity: Women Heroes from Pygmalion to Twilight by Kathleen McConnell (review)

pp. 426-428

Rethinking Professionalism: Women and Art in Canada ed. by Kristina Huneault and Janice Anderson (review)

pp. 428-429

Healing Histories: Stories from Canada’s Indian Hospitals by Laurie Meijer Drees (review)

pp. 430-432

Pierre-Esprit Radisson: The Collected Writings. Volume 1: The Voyages ed. by Germaine Warkentin (review)

pp. 432-434

Finding a Way to the Heart: Feminist Writings on Aboriginal and Women’s History in Canada ed. by Robin Jarvis Brownlie and Valerie J. Korinek (review)

pp. 434-435

Louis Riel and the Creation of Modern Canada: Mythic Discourse and the Postcolonial State by Jennifer Reid (review)

pp. 435-436

Brazilian Journal by P.K. Page (review)

pp. 437-438

Old English Literature and the Old Testament ed. by Michael Fox and Manish Sharma (review)

pp. 438-441

For King and Kanata: Canadian Indians and the First World War by Timothy C. Winegard (review)

pp. 441-442

The Letters by A.M. Klein (review)

pp. 443-444

Troubled Masculinities: Reimagining Urban Men ed. by Ken Moffatt (review)

pp. 444-446

Reasonable Accommodation: Managing Religious Diversity ed. by Lori G. Beaman (review)

pp. 446-447

Give Me Shelter: The Failure of Canada’s Cold War Civil Defence by Andrew Burtch (review)

pp. 448-449

On the Causes of the Greatness and Magnificence of Cities by Giovanni Botero (review)

pp. 449-451

Milton and the Metamorphosis of Ovid by Maggie Kilgour (review)

pp. 451-452

Strong Hearts, Native Lands: Anti-Clearcutting Activism at Grassy Narrows First Nation by Anna J. Willow (review)

pp. 452-454

Basements and Attics, Closets and Cyberspace: Explorations in Canadian Women’s Archives ed. by Linda M. Morra and Jessica Schagerl (review)

pp. 454-455

Dramatic Licence: Translating Theatre from One Official Language to the Other in Canada by Louise Ladouceur (review)

pp. 456-457

TRANS(per)FORMING Nina Arsenault: An Unreasonable Body of Work ed. by Judith Rudakoff (review)

pp. 457-458

The United Church of Canada: A History ed. by Don Schweitzer (review)

pp. 458-460

Edible Histories, Cultural Politics: Towards a Canadian Food History ed. by Franca Iacovetta, Valerie J. Korinek, and Marlene Epp (review)

pp. 460-462

Operation Freak: Narrative, Identity and the Spectrum of Bodily Abilities in Francophone Literature by Christian Flaugh (review)

pp. 462-464

A Neighbourly War: New Brunswick and the War of 1812 by Robert L. Dallison (review)

pp. 464-465

Literature and Painting in Quebec: From Imagery to Identity by William J. Berg (review)

pp. 465-467

The Collected Letters of Thomas Hardy. Volume 8: Further Letters, 1861–1927 ed. by Michael Millgate and Keith Wilson (review)

pp. 467-468

The Science of Culture and the Phenomenology of Styles by Renato Barilli (review)

pp. 469-470

On Benefits by Lucius Annaeus Seneca (review)

pp. 470-472

Borrowed Tongues: Life Writing, Migration and Translation by Eva Karpinski (review)

pp. 472-473

Tecumseh and Brock: The War of 1812 by James Laxer (review)

pp. 473-475

Alternative Media in Canada ed. by Kirsten Kozolanka, Patricia Mazepa, and David Skinner (review)

pp. 475-476

Shattering the Illusion: Child Sexual Abuse and Religious Institutions by Tracy J. Trothen (review)

pp. 476-478

Thomas Aquinas and the Philosophy of Punishment by Peter Karl Koritansky (review)

pp. 478-479

Revisiting 1759: The Conquest of Canada in Historical Perspective ed. by Phillip Buckner and John G. Reid, and: Remembering 1759: The Conquest of Canada in Historical Memory ed. by Phillip Buckner and John G. Reid (review)

pp. 479-481

Documenting First Wave Feminisms. Volume 1: Transnational Collaborations and Crosscurrents ed. by Maureen Moynagh and Nancy Forestell (review)

pp. 481-482

Countering Displacements: The Creativity and Resilience of Indigenous and Refugee-ed Peoples ed. by Daniel Coleman, Erin Goheen Glanville, Wafaa Hasan, and Agnes Kramer-Hamstra (review)

pp. 482-484

Stealing Obedience: Narratives of Agency and Identity in Later Anglo-Saxon England by Katherine O’Brien O’Keeffe (review)

pp. 484-485

Reproduction by Design: Sex, Robots, Trees, and Test-Tube Babies in Interwar Britain by Angus McLaren (review)

pp. 486-487

Rereading the New Criticism ed. by Miranda B. Hickman and John D. McIntyre (review)

pp. 487-489

Inventing Atlantic Canada: Regionalism and the Maritime Reaction to Newfoundland’s Entry into Canadian Confederation by Corey Slumkoski (review)

pp. 489-490

Mediating Moms: Mothers in Popular Culture ed. by Elizabeth Podnieks (review)

pp. 491-492

The Covenanters in Canada: Reformed Presbyterianism from 1820 to 2012 by Eldon Hay (review)

pp. 492-494

Unruly Penelopes and the Ghosts: Narratives of English Canada ed. by Eva Darias-Beautell (review)

pp. 494-495

A Biography of Robert Baldwin: The Morning-Star of Memory by Michael S. Cross (review)

pp. 496-497

Le Chien d’or / The Golden Dog: A Legend of Quebec by William Kirby (review)

pp. 497-498

Epidemic Encounters: Influenza, Society and Culture in Canada, 1918–20 ed. by Magda Fahrni and Esyllt W. Jones (review)

pp. 498-500

A Commerce of Taste: Church Architecture in Canada, 1867–1914 by Barry Magrill (review)

pp. 500-502

Psychedelic Psychiatry: LSD on the Canadian Prairies by Erika Dyck (review)

pp. 502-503

Africadian Atlantic: Essays on George Elliott Clarke ed. by Joseph Pivato (review)

pp. 504-505

In the Shadow of the Gallows: Race, Crime, and American Civic Identity by Jeannine Marie DeLombard (review)

pp. 505-506

The 9/11 Effect: Comparative Counter-Terrorism by Kent Roach (review)

pp. 507-508

The Politics of Eloquence: David Hume’s Polite Rhetoric by Marc Hanvelt (review)

pp. 508-509

Living Indigenous Leadership: Native Narratives on Building Strong Communities ed. by Carolyn Kenny and Tina Ngaroimata Fraser (review)

pp. 509-511

Cold Comfort: Growing Up Cold War by Gil McElroy (review)

pp. 511-512

DisPossession: Haunting in Canadian Fiction by Marlene Goldman (review)

pp. 512-514

The Last Plague: Spanish Influenza and the Politics of Public Health in Canada by Mark Osborne Humphries (review)

pp. 514-515

The Chester Cycle in Context, 1555–1575: Religion, Drama and the Impact of Change ed. by Jessica Dell, David Klausner, and Helen Ostovich (review)

pp. 515-517

In Gratitude for All the Gifts: Seamus Heaney and Eastern Europe by Magdalena Kay (review)

pp. 517-518

Contemporary Literary and Cultural Theory: The Johns Hopkins Guide ed. by Michael Groden, Martin Kreiswirth, and Imre Szeman (review)

pp. 519-520

Cinema and Social Change in Germany and Austria ed. by Gabriele Mueller and James M. Skidmore (review)

pp. 520-522

City of Order: Crime and Society in Halifax, 1918–1935 by Michael Boudreau (review)

pp. 522-523

Listening Up, Writing Down, and Looking Beyond: Interfaces of the Oral, Written, and Visual ed. by Susan Gingell and Wendy Roy (review)

pp. 523-525

Debating Sharia: Islam, Gender Politics, and Family Law Arbitration ed. by Anna C. Korteweg and Jennifer A. Selby (review)

pp. 525-527

RUSH: what fuckan theory; a study uv language by bill bissett (review)

pp. 527-528

Founding a Balkan State: Albania’s Experiment with Democracy, 1920–1925 by Robert C. Austin (review)

pp. 528-530

Journey with No Maps: A Life of P.K. Page by Sandra Djwa (review)

pp. 530-531

Author, Reader, Book: Medieval Authorship in Theory and Practice ed. by Stephen Partridge and Erik Kwakkel (review)

pp. 531-532

Merry Laughter and Angry Curses: The Shanghai Tabloid Press, 1897–1911 by Juan Wang (review)

pp. 533-534

Hard Time: Reforming the Penitentiary in Nineteenth-Century Canada by Ted McCoy (review)

pp. 534-536

Hit the Road Jack: Essays on the Culture of the American Road ed. by Gordon Slethaug and Stacilee Ford (review)

pp. 536-537

The Wings of the Doves: Love and Desire in Dante and Medieval Culture by Elena Lombardi (review)

pp. 537-539

Theogony and Works and Days by Hesiod (review)

pp. 539-541

The Languages of Nation: Attitudes and Norms ed. by Carol Percy and Mary Catherine Davidson (review)

pp. 541-543

Lazy Bastardism: Essays and Reviews on Contemporary Poetry by Carmine Starnino (review)

pp. 543-545

How Canadians Communicate IV: Media and Politics ed. by David Taras and Christopher Waddell (review)

pp. 545-546

The Indistinct Human in Renaissance Literature ed. by Jean E. Feerick and Vin Nardizzi (review)

pp. 546-548

Soldiers of Song: The Dumbells and Other Canadian Concert Parties of the First World War by Jason Wilson (review)

pp. 548-549

Shifting the Ground of Canadian Literary Studies ed. by Smaro Kamboureli and Robert Zacharias (review)

pp. 549-551

Dreams That Matter: Egyptian Landscapes of the Imagination by Amira Mittermaier (review)

pp. 551-553

Raising the Workers’ Flag: The Workers’ Unity League of Canada, 1930–1936 by Stephen L. Endicott (review)

pp. 553-554

Marsilius of Padua at the Intersection of Ancient and Medieval Traditions of Political Thought by Vasileios Syros (review)

pp. 555-556

Boundless Optimism: Richard McBride’s British Columbia by Patricia E. Roy (review)

pp. 556-557

Allan King’s A Married Couple by Zoe Druick, and: Joyce Wieland’s The Far Shore by Joanne Sloan, and: Guy Maddin’s My Winnipeg by Darren Wershler (review)

pp. 558-562

Marriage in Premodern Europe: Italy and Beyond by Jacqueline Murray (review)

pp. 562-564

Wife to Widow: Lives, Laws, and Politics in Nineteenth-Century Montreal by Bettina Bradbury (review)

pp. 564-565

The Daughter’s Way: Canadian Women’s Paternal Elegies by Tanis MacDonald (review)

pp. 565-567

Recesses of the Mind: Aesthetics in the Work of Guðbergur Bergsson by Birna Bjarnadóttir (review)

pp. 567-568

Attack of the Copula Spiders: And Other Essays on Writing by Douglas Glover (review)

pp. 568-570

Disease Maps: Epidemics on the Ground by Tom Koch (review)

pp. 570-571

Methods of Murder: Beccarian Introspection and Lombrosian Vivisection in Italian Crime Fiction by Elena Past (review)

pp. 572-573

Archives and the Event of God: The Impact of Michel Foucault on Philosophical Theology by David Galston (review)

pp. 573-575

Building a Market: The Rise of the Home Improvement Industry, 1914–1960 by Richard Harris (review)

pp. 575-576

An Environmental History of Canada by Laurel Sefton MacDowell (review)

pp. 576-578

Empty Revelations: An Essay on Talk about, and Attitudes toward, Fiction by Peter Alward (review)

pp. 578-580

Reading Modern Drama ed. by Alan Ackerman (review)

pp. 580-581

Refereeing Identity: The Cultural Work of Canadian Hockey Novels by Michael Buma (review)

pp. 581-583


pp. 584-588

Index to Books Reviewed/Index des ouvrages recensés

pp. 589-599