Books

Versions of North

By John Harris | 2011 November 5

John Harris “does” G.P. Lainsbury’s long poem, Versions of North, thus establishing Lainsbury as a serious force in B.C. Poetry.

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The Whole Truth

By Max Fawcett | 2011 October 31

Max Fawcett is on the trail of dinosaurs… and dinosaur hunters.

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Pages I Have Trouble With: 2. Indian Coastlines

By George Bowering | 2011 October 30

George Bowering files the second of a series of critical pieces, Pages I Have Trouble With

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Touring the Forest with Theresa Kishkan

By Brian Fawcett | 2011 October 18

Brian Fawcett reviews Theresa Kishkan’s new book, and is pleasantly surprised…

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The Lower Depths

By Stan Persky | 2011 September 9

What’s the state of post-secondary education in 2011? Stan Persky goes underground to find out.

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Lost in the Wilderness of Nuance

By Gordon Lockheed | 2011 July 11

Gordon Lockheed is disturbed by Johanna Skibsrud’s Giller Prize-winning The Sentimentalists, but not the way the book seemingly wishes to disturb readers.

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Username: Literature

By Stan Persky | 2011 June 25

Marjorie Garber’s book about literature isn’t a decade-defining work of criticism. Stan Persky explains why.

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Prodigal Thinker

By Brian Fawcett | 2011 June 23

Myrna Kostash searches for a saint on the road to Byzantium. Brian Fawcett traces her pilgrimage.

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Frank Davey’s Tish

By Brian Fawcett | 2011 June 6

Brian Fawcett reviews Frank Davey’s book on the Tish Group. He has a few harsh remarks to make.

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Stop the presses!

By Stan Persky | 2011 February 17

Tom Rachman’s stories about a newspaper in Rome deftly capture the travails of a dying industry.

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