The Cambridge companion to Canadian literature / edited by Eva-Marie Kröller

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Subjects: Canadian literature--History and criticism--Handbooks, manuals, etc
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004
Series: Cambridge companions to literature
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: xxvii, 292 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: List of plates
List of maps
Notes on contributors
Acknowledgments
Note on poetry
Chronology
Introduction / Eva-Marie Kroller 1
1. Aboriginal writing / Penny van Toorn 22
2. Francophone writing / E. D. Blodgett 49
3. Exploration and travel / Eva-Marie Kroller 70
4. Nature-writing / Christoph Irmscher 94
5. Drama / Ric Knowles 115
6. Poetry / David Staines 135
7. Fiction / Marta Dvorak 155
8. Short fiction / Robert Thacker 177
9. Writing by women / Coral Ann Howells 194
10. Life writing / Susanna Egan, Gabriele Helms 216
11. Regionalism and urbanism / Janice Fiamengo 241
12. Canadian literary criticism and the idea of a national literature / Magdalene Redekop 263
Further reading 276
Index 284
Additional Authors: Kröller, Eva-Marie
Notes: LCCN: 2003055128
ISBN: 0521814413
ISBN: 0521891310 (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 276-283) and index
OCLC Number: 52381065
ISBN/ISSN: 0521814413
0521891310