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Discovering Nothing

By (author) David L. Nicandri
Categories: History of the Americas

The many attempts by navigators to find a Northwest Passage via its Pacific portal all ended in failure; however, their discoveries spurred expansionist developments that would forever alter the landscape ...

Casey and Diana

By (author) Nick Green
Categories: Plays, playscripts

"I swear, I absolutely swear that hope has a sound..." It's October 1991, and the residents of Casey House, Canada's first free-standing AIDS hospice, have woken up to the life-changing news that Princess ...

The Riel Problem

By (author) Albert Braz
Categories: History of the Americas

Tracing Louis Riel’s metamorphosis from traitor to Canadian hero, Braz argues that, through his writing, Riel resists his portrayal as both a Canadian patriot and a pan-Indigenous leader. After being ...

School of Racism

Exposing the history of racism in Canada’s classrooms

Winner of the prestigious Clio-Quebec, Lionel-Groulx, and Canadian History of Education Association awards

In School of Racism, Catherine Larochelle ...

On Mennonite/s Writing

In 1973, Hildi Froese Tiessen published the first academic essay about Rudy Wiebe's fiction (included in this volume). Since then, in scholarly essays and talks, she has examined with great insight the ...

Poussière d'été

Maëllie, dix-huit ans, a été victime d’un grave accident de la route dans lequel elle a perdu sa meilleure amie. Depuis, elle ne se reconnaît plus. Pour échapper à la sollicitude étouffante de ...

Congé

Clémence, une policière en congé, a toutes les raisons de relâcher sa vigilance. Pourtant, elle est alertée par un mystère qui la dépasse. Il la conduit dans le Maine, à Portland, lieu de naissance ...

The Contemporary Leonard Cohen

Edited by Kait Pinder & Joel Deshaye
Categories: Poetry

The Contemporary Leonard Cohen is an exciting new study that offers an original explanation of Leonard Cohen’s staying power and his various positions in music, literature, and art.
The death of Leonard ...

Eroding a Way of Life

By (author) Murray Knuttila
Categories: Politics and government

An analysis of how neoliberal policies have radically restructured farming in Western Canada.

The establishment of a Western Canadian economy dominated by family farming was part of the government’s ...