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Canadian Writers and Their Works

Fiction Series, Volume Eight
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Novels, other prose & writers, English Canadian Prose, Literature - Classics / Criticism, American English, Fiction, Canadian, Authors, Canadian, Biography, Canadian fiction, History and crit
ContributionsJack David (Editor), Ellen Quigley (Editor)
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Open LibraryOL11988399M
ISBN 101550220322
ISBN 139781550220322

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Moreover, their books often dealt with survival and the rugged Canadian environment; these themes re-appear in other Canadian works, including Margaret Atwood's Survival. Moodie and Parr Traill's sister, Agnes Strickland, remained in England and wrote elegant royal biographies, creating a stark contrast between Canadian and English literatures.

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In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content. LETTERS IN CANADA Robert Lecker, Jack David, Ellen Quigley, editors. Canadian Writers and Their Works. Fiction Series. Volume 1 ECW Press. $ This is the first of the twenty-volume Canadian Writers and Their Works series from ECW : Janet Giltrow.

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French Canadian author Gabrielle Roy secured her position as one of the most important figures of Canadian literature with the publishing of The Tin Flute in As one of the few significant works of Canadian fiction to gain importance in both English and French, the book tells the story of the young pregnant Florentine, who struggles with.

The Canadian (and correct) title of Lawrence Hill's novel is 'The Book of Negroes' and not 'Someone Knows My Name'. (#16) Kindly amend." I guess it depends on whether the person adding it to the list read it in Canada or the States (Don't know which version is available in other countries).

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Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. The works of these writers on many occasions have brought out the cultural and social tiff among the English and French speaking Canadian natives. The novels of Prix Goncourt winner Antonine Maillet and Roch Carrier brought the Canadian literature to limelight after the Second World War.

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Richler was a Companion of the Order of Canada, has won the Giller Prize, the Screenwriters Guild of America Prize, two Governor General’s Awards, and has a. Buy the Hardcover Book Canadian Writers And Their Works: Poetry Volume Iv by Robert Lecker atCanada's largest bookstore.

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Introduction by George Woodcock. Poetry Series 3 ECW Press. $ The Canadian Writers and Their Works series aims at providing a reference library of literary criticism on major Canadian poets and fiction writers, and should thus be scrutinized as an influential canon-making enterprise.

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