John Harris is the author of 'Small Rain," "Other Art" and "Tungsten John." He lives in Prince George, B.C.

Dragland: A Retrospective Review

By John Harris / 2008 March 9
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The latest installment of John Harris's Lives of the English Department.

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Sermon on the Mont: Louis Dudek’s Post-Modernist Cantos (I-VI)

By John Harris / 2008 February 16
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An essay about poetry, Louis Dudek, Ezra Pound, their critics, and more.

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Sermon on the Mont: Louis Dudek’s Post-Modernist Cantos (VII-XII)

By John Harris / 2008 February 16
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An essay about poetry, modernism, fascism, Louis Dudek, Ezra Pound, and more.

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Mr. Creative Writing

By John Harris / 2007 September 4
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John Harris, in an opening salvo from a work-in-progress he's calling, not simply at all, The English Department, offers a sympathetic reading of the novel and moral progress of former UBC Creative Writhing head Robert Harlow.
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Frank Davey: The Curious Night-Time Incident of a Famous Brunette Female Writer in Jackboots

By John Harris / 2006 July 3
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John Harris skewers Canadian academic literary critic Frank Davey, and manages to have a few laughs along the way…

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Off on the Wrong Foot

By John Harris / 2005 April 18
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John Harris reviews Gary Geddes’ new book Kingdom of Ten Thousand Things, an Impossible Journey from Kabul to Chiapas

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Virtual Inquisition

By John Harris / 2004 September 27
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John Harris takes a run at Brian Fawcett’s Virtual Clearcut: The Way Things Are in My Home Town. It’s a direct hit, and pretty damned funny.

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For the Record

By John Harris / 2004 January 15
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John Harris, who is not Brian Fawcett, answers a strange query from an Important Novelist Not Exactly Famous For Her Research Skills concerning his identity, and whether or not he is stalking her…

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ROMANCE NOIR: Review of Grant Buday’s A Sack of Teeth

By John Harris / 2003 June 15
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John Harris looks at the novels of Vancouver writer Grant Buday

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So Far, So Good (8)

By John Harris / 2003 February 28
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John Harris records a tour guide’s speech to his passengers

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