In her latest collection, Amanda Jernigan turns Mennonite hymns into formally exquisite poetry.
Alberto Manguel’s 1991 Canadian anthology, “Canadian Mystery Stories.”
Everything essential about Adrian Michael Kelly’s new story collection, The Ambassador of What, is right…
“Canada Reads” isn’t about literature, or discovering good books; it’s about what’s socially edifying, and new.
Classes, conversations, and readings are the lifeblood of Toronto’s poetry-only bookshop.
Though it has strayed from its 1940s communist roots, Vancouver’s Co-op Books still prides itself on its progressive, left-leaning approach.
Anthropocene, the book, embodies the moral and aesthetic contradictions of the project as a whole.
Animal sentience has become a hot topic in recent fiction, and none too soon. At a time when science is showing that animals do indeed have language—a recent study of canebrake wrens suggests that birdsong is governed by a complex, learned set of social rules, much like human communication—it’s encouraging to see more fiction that
Cameron Anstee’s Book of Annotations
and Alice Major’sWelcome to the Anthropocene
Reviewed by Bruce Whiteman
Cameron Anstee’s “Book of Annotations” and Alice Major’s “Welcome to the Anthropocene.”