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Myths and Voices: Contemporary Canadian Fiction

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With only one-tenth the population of the United States, Canada has achieved a greater diversity of myth, experience, and literary voicing than its southern neighbor. This anthology gathers twenty-eight contemporary Canadian authors, some of whom are already well-known in the U.S., including Margaret Atwood, Alice Munro, Leon Rooke, Mavis Gallant, Diane Keating, Jacques Ferron, Morley Callaghan, Marie-Claire Blais, and many others.

Table of Contents

Two fishermen / Morley Callaghan — Waking in Eden / Seâan Virgo — Victory burlesk ; Making poison ; Murder in the dark / Margaret Atwood — When things get worst / Barry Callaghan — The Salem letters / Diane Keating — The heart must from its breaking / Leon Rooke — Knox abroad / Eric McCormack — The chronicle of Anse Saint-Roch / Jacques Ferron — What I learned from Caesar / Guy Vanderhaeghe — Tanganyika / Brian Brett — As birds bring forth the sun / Alistair MacLeod — Circe / Michel Tremblay — Today is the day / Carole Shields — Saint Augustine / Alexandre Amprimoz — Back on April eleventh / Hubert Aquin — Cut one / Victor-Lâevy Beaulieu — Deaf to the city / Marie-Claire Blais — Sometimes, a motherless child / Austin Clarke — The wedding ring / Mavis Gallant — Horse meat / Joe Rosenblatt — Marylou had her teeth out / Patrick Lane — The inside killer / Anne Dandurand — The forest path to Malcolm's / Bill Gaston — The day I sat with Jesus / Gloria Sawai — Meneseteung / Alice Munro.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781877727283
Editor:
Lampe, David
Publisher:
White Pine Press (NY)
Editor:
Lampe, David
Author:
Lampe, David
Location:
Fredonia, New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Canadian fiction
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
Other world literature
Subject:
Short stories, canadian
Subject:
Canadian fiction -- 20th century.
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Secret Weavers Series
Series Volume:
145
Publication Date:
19950131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
420
Dimensions:
00 x 5.500 in

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