The Routledge concise history of Canadian literature
Lane, Richard J.

The Routledge concise history of Canadian literature

1st ed.

Published by Routledge in Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon, New York .
Written in English

About the Edition

"The Routledge Concise History of Canadian Literature introduces the fiction, poetry and drama of Canada in its historical, political and cultural contexts. In this clear and structured volume, Richard Lane outlines:

  • the history of Canadian literature from colonial times to the present
  • key texts for Canadian First Peoples and the literature of Quebec
  • the impact of English translation, regional literatures, and the Canadian immigrant experience.
  • critical themes such as landscape, ethnicity, orality, textuality, war and nationhood
  • contemporary debate on the canon, feminism, postcoloniality, queer theory, and cultural and ethnic diversity
  • the work of canonical and lesser-known writers from Catherine Parr and Susan Moodie to Robert Service, Maria Campbell and Douglas Copeland.
Written in an engaging and accessible style and offering a glossary, maps and annotated further reading sections, this guidebook is a crucial resource for students working in the field of Canadian Literature"--

"The Routledge Concise History of Canadian Literature introduces the fiction, poetry and drama of Canada in its historical, political and cultural contexts. In this clear and structured volume, Richard Lane outlines: - the history of Canadian literature from colonial times to the present - key texts for Canadian First Peoples and the literature of Quebec - the impact of English translation, regional literatures, and the Canadian immigrant experience. - critical themes such as landscape, ethnicity, orality, textuality, war and nationhood - contemporary debate on the canon, feminism, postcoloniality, queer theory, and cultural and ethnic diversity - the work of canonical and lesser-known writers from Catherine Parr and Susan Moodie to Robert Service, Maria Campbell and Douglas Copeland. Written in an engaging and accessible style and offering a glossary, maps and annotated further reading sections, this guidebook is a crucial resource for students working in the field of Canadian Literature"--

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Series
Routledge concise histories of literature series, Routledge concise histories of literature series

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
810.9/3271
Library of Congress
PR9184.6 .L36 2011

The Physical Object

Pagination
xv, 249 p. :
Number of pages
249

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25010712M
ISBN 10
0415470455, 0415470463, 0203829581
ISBN 13
9780415470452, 9780415470469, 9780203829585
LC Control Number
2011001375
OCLC/WorldCat
696943320
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