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Compulsive Acts: Essays, Interviews, Reflections on the Works of Sky Gilbert
Compulsive Acts explores the films, plays and personality of prolific playwright, novelist, filmmaker and poet...
Pasquale Verdicchio: Essays on His Works
The ten essays included in this volume address the themes of immigration, migration, and history...
Alice Munro Country: Essays on Her Works I
This rich volume begins with a very good-humoured memoir, “Alice Munro: Not Bad Short Story...
Jack Hodgins: Essays on His Works
A master of magic realism Jack Hodgins has set his novels in rural Vancouver Island...
Maria Mazziotti Gillan: Essays on Her Works
Cultural activist, teacher and editor Maria Mazziotti Gillan is one of the leaders of the...
Al Purdy: Essays on His Works
Al Purdy struggled initially as a poet, yet persevered and thrived along with his burgeoning...
This book of essays examines the fictional work of Nino Ricci from a variety of critical perspectives. These perspectives include ideas about literature, culture, identity, politics, and society in terms of Canada and the modern world. Each contributor examines a specific novel or several novels, focusing on the prevailing themes and literary elements used by Nino Ricci to construct his work of fiction. This critical study allows the reader to enhance one's understanding of Nino Ricci's particular style and vision. It also provides an understanding of Nino Ricci's valuable contribution to contemporary Canadian fiction and world literature. The contributors in...

"The fact that there is a mythology attached to the experience of immigration … connects itself to the whole history of Western mythology …. That … is very much operative in the immigrant mind … I wanted to tie into that larger mythology."
Nino Ricci: Essays on His Works
Africadian Atlantic: Essays on George Elliott Clarke
Jane Urquhart: Essays on Her Works
J. J. Steinfeld: Essays on His Works
Pictura: Essays on the Works of Roy Kiyooka
Linda Rogers: Essays on Her Works
Robert Kroetsch: Essays on His Works
Antonio D'Alfonso: Essays On His Works
Frank Lentricchia: Essays on His Works
F.G. Paci: Essays on His Works
P.K. Page: Essays on Her Works
Mary Di Michele: Essays on Her Works
David Helwig: Essays on His Works