Threshold

An Anthology of Contemporary Writing from Alberta

La description

A dynamic collection of Alberta’s vibrant literary culture. Established names and emerging talents are brought together to demonstrate the outstanding calibre of writing in the province. Features contributions by Greg Hollingshead, Kristjana Gunnars, Rudy Wiebe, Myrna Kostash, E. D. Blodgett, Suzette Mayr, Thomas Wharton, Claire Harris, Fred Wah, and many others.

Reviews

"a grab-bag garden of literary delights. . Threshold provides a long-needed taste of Alberta literature, as the landscape evolves and mutates. " Gordon Morash, Edmonton Journal

". ..what we are seeing is a newcomer's perspective, one unencumbered by parochial notions of canonicity and trendiness. ... The overall effect of Pavlovic's anthology is impressive. .." Nicholas Birns, Department of Humanities, New School University (New York), Canadian Ethnic Studies, XXXIII, No. 1, 2001

"a testament to a literary culture in full bloom. . Alberta writing is in the midst of a high season, and Threshold captures many good reasons why. " Lachlan Mackintosh, FastForward Magazine