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Canadian team ready to write best-seller at worlds
Toronto Sun
Koe still had to go to Beijing with these three guys and try to play together one last time wearing the maple leaf for Canada at the world championship in Beijing. They were a double dog disaster. Indeed, they became the only Canadian team in history ...

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Canada's best political writing on Wednesdays with @Kady
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Next week, the Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for political writing will be awarded to the author of one of five distinguished books about politics in Canada. Join us today for a special edition of our regular Wednesdays with @Kady live chat, when two of the ...


Searching for a cure to writer's block in the Canadian Rockies
Washington Post
I fled to the Post Hotel & Spa in Canada's Banff National Park earlier this year. Manuscript illuminated by the light from a blazing fire and glass of whiskey in hand, I thought: Now this is how to write a book. Turns out this hotel is a longtime ...



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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