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Canada Day: Eileen Battersby's guide to Canada's best writers
Irish Times
No human lifetime would yield sufficient time to explore the beauties of the Canadian landscape. It is so vast that not even its three million lakes appear to cram it. Canada offers clean air, open spaces, the wonders of the Aurora Borealis up in the ...


Quill & Quire (blog)

Lawrence Hill among writers honoured with Order of Canada
Quill & Quire (blog)
lawrence-hill Author Lawrence Hill has been appointed to the Order of Canada for his writing representing black history in Canada and for his charitable efforts to help girls and women in Africa through the Aminata Fund, named for The Book of Negroes ...
Q&A: Lawrence Hill talks his appointment to the Order of CanadaCBC.ca

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Writing on Ro?ia Montan? and Canadian mining from abroad
rabble.ca (blog)
We left Bac?u county at 8 am in the morning. We stopped in Com?ne?ti for some informal meetings, in Miercurea Ciuc for lunch, and Sighi?oara for sightseeing. All Romanian towns. One in Moldova and two in Transylvania. One in the 'Romanian' part of ...



Essays on Canadian Writing was established in 1974 as a scholarly journal of criticism and review devoted to the study of Canadian literature. We are receptive to all critical approaches and to all theoretical modes of inquiry. Submissions are welcome in English and French.

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