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  • Permanent Revolution

    Permanent Revolution
    av Gail Scott

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771666824

    Permanent Revolution traces Gail Scott's seminal investigation of prose experiment to the present, including a recreation of the iconic Spaces Like Stairs, in a collection relating the matter of writing in sentences to ongoing social upheaval. Where…

  • You Are Eating an Orange. You Are Naked.

    You Are Eating an Orange. You Are Naked.
    av Sheung-King

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771666411

    A young translator travels from his home in Toronto to Hong Kong, Macau, Prague, Tokyo. His unnamed lover comes with him: in restaurants and hotel rooms, they entertain each other with comic and enigmatic folk tales. Yet their verbal play and philos…

  • Begin By Telling

    Begin By Telling
    av Meg Remy

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771666633

    Never forget / to connect the dots / This book is an attempt to connect a couple. In Begin by Telling, experimental pop sensation and Polaris nominee Meg Remy spins a web out from her body to myriad corners of American hyper-culture. Through illust…

  • The Unpublished City

    The Unpublished City

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771664639

    Orient yourself in the city with these nineteen works of creative non-fiction that offer a different, more multifarious wayfinding. In this second volume of The Unpublished City, imagination is the means by which these writers find detours, shortcut…

  • Polar Vortex

    Polar Vortex
    av Shani Mootoo

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771665643

  • Nature

    Nature
    av Mark Truscott

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781897388679

    Poetry. Few ideas today are as charged or subject to as many contradictory inflections as is nature. To anchor its compositional investigations into its own material, Mark Truscott's NATURE considers the difficulties of this overdetermined concept a…

  • Book of Knots

    Book of Knots
    av Jay Gamble

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771661997

    As Auden famously said, poetry does nothing. It is a genre of failure, and as such poetry is rich with failure. Book of Knots, a new book-length long poem by Canadian poet and academic Jay Gamble, seeks to engage with life's failure, by building 'a…

  • Secession/Insecession

    Secession/Insecession
    av Erin Moure

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771660341

    Secession / Insecession is a homage to the acts of reading, writing and translating poetry. In it, Chus Pato's Galician biopoetics of poet and nation, Secession - translated by Er 1/2n Moure - joins Moure's Canadian translational biopoetics, Inseces…

  • Dear Current Occupant

    Dear Current Occupant
    av Chelene Knight

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771663908

    Winner of the 2018 City of Vancouver Book Award From Vancouver-based writer Chelene Knight, Dear Current Occupant is a creative non-fiction memoir about home and belonging set in the 80s and 90s of Vancouver's Downtown Eastside. Using a variety of f…

  • Light Light

    Light Light
    av Julie Joosten

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781927040836

    Shortlisted for the 2014 Governor General's Award for Poetry Shortlisted for the 2014 Gerald Lampert Memorial Award for Poetry. Moving from the Enlightenment science of natural history to the contemporary science of global warming, Light Light is a…

  • Poems by Gerard Legro

    Poems by Gerard Legro

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771662000

    In the spring and summer of 1949, Jerrold Levy and Richard Negro--two teenage pranksters with the right mix of bad attitude and artistic ingenuity--composed, circulated, and performed a collection of poems on the campus of Black Mountain College, an…

  • Meditations on Georges de La Tour

    Meditations on Georges de La Tour
    av Paal-Helge Haugen

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781927040638

    Paal-Helge Haugen's Meditasjonar over Georges de La Tour (Meditations on Georges de La Tour) was published in Norwegian in 1990, won the Norwegian Critics' Prize, and was a finalist for the Nordic Council's Literature Prize. The book consists of a s…

  • Cop Kisser

    Cop Kisser
    av Steven Zultanski

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781897388709

    Cop Kisser is a book of 26 poems in a variety of modes. Some are quasiconceptual, some repetitively relational, and some are hyperactive lyric collage. These modes have been ordered intuitively into what appears as a totalizing structure. Thus, it's…

  • Without Ceremony

    Without Ceremony
    av Angela Carr

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771666299

    Centred on the everyday, and crafted without preamble or pretension, the poems in Without Ceremony are a literary pastiche--a thematic mosaic not unlike tracks on an album. Amidst a timeless cast of characters from Lucretius and Eva Hesse, to Joan M…

  • Smells Like Stars

    Smells Like Stars
    av D. Nandi Ohdiambo

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771664233

    Kerstin Ostheim, a journalist, and P. J. Banner, a freelance photographer, have been together six months after meeting on a dating website. They are getting married in two weeks and as the wedding fast approaches, they question their compatibility w…

  • Every Way Oakly

    Every Way Oakly
    av Steve McCaffery

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781897388266

    Poetry. Originally published in an edition of 100 copies for a class at the University of Alberta in 1976, EVERY WAY OAKLY is Steve McCafferys homolinguistic translation of Gertrude Stein's TENDER BUTTONS. The original edition, which appeared as a c…

  • War / Torn

    War / Torn
    av Hasan Namir

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771664936

    Hasan Namir's debut collection of poetry, War / Torn, is a brazen and lyrical interrogation of religion and masculinity--the performance and sense of belonging they delineate and draw together. Namir summons prayer, violence, and the sensuality of l…

  • Leak

    Leak
    av Kate Hargreaves

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771660563

    Welcome to Kate Hargreaves' Leak, where the relationship between language and the body lives in the bumps and bruises that in turn become new ways of understanding the borders and leaks of our everyday existence. In Leak, bodies lose pieces and fal…

  • Fieldnotes, A Forensic

    Fieldnotes, A Forensic
    av Kate Eichhorn

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781897388662

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2011 GOVERNOR GENERAL'S AWARD Her painful legs refused to emerge. It was a question of a particular movement. A passage from analyses to terrifying hallucination. The pressure oozing out of her. Still nursing she held up the head…

  • Beloved of My 27 Senses

    Beloved of My 27 Senses
    av Karen Fastrup

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781897388204

    Fiction. Translated from the Danish by Tara Chace. Taking its title from Kurt Schwitter's fanatical love poem "To Anna Blume," BELOVED OF MY TWENTY-SEVEN SENSES depicts a sensory realm so advanced that our mere six senses simply aren't enough to tru…

  • Codes of Public Sleep

    Codes of Public Sleep
    av Camille Martin

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781897388112

  • Lorcation

    Lorcation
    av Brian Dedora

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771661560

    When acclaimed Canadian writer Brian Dedora travelled to Spain in 2012 to explore Lorca's Granada, he experienced an unexpected transformation that set him on a path of understanding -- of the life and work of Federico Garcia Lorca, of the basic ele…

  • Pillage Laud

    Pillage Laud
    av Erin Moure

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781897388839

    First published in 1999 in an edition of 300 perfectbound copies and 26 spiralbound copies lettered A-Z and signed by someone or other, Pillage Laud by Er'n Moure returns to the world of print. Pillage Laud, as the 1999 edition admitted, selects fro…

  • Crystal Flowers

    Crystal Flowers
    av Florine Stettheimer

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781897388723

    In 1949, Ettie Stettheimer collected her sister Florine's poems in Crystal Flowers, a posthumous, privately printed, elegant edition of 250. In addition to these rare poems, this new volume offers formerly unpublished material culled from archives,…

  • ivH

    ivH
    av Victor Coleman

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781927040362

    Poetry. IVH: AN ALPHAMATH SERIAL is a book-length poem composed in the tradition of such precursors as Pythagoras, who taught that Number was the essence of all things; Plato, who argued that geometry was the foundation of all knowledge; Leonardo, w…

  • Trapsongs

    Trapsongs
    av Shannon Bramer

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771666213

    With an introduction by Sara TilleyFrom playwright and poet Shannon Bramer comes Trapsongs, a collection of three dark comedies that navigate the realm of the surreal and absurd.In Monarita, an intimate friendship between Mona, a frazzled new mother…

  • A Step in the Right Direction

    A Step in the Right Direction
    av Morten Sondergaard

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781927040096

    In A Step in the Right Direction, S?ndergaard continues a line of thought he first developed in Bees Die Sleeping and continued in Vinci, Later (which was published in English in 2005). This new collection is about walking. It contains four major c…

  • Grand Menteur

    Grand Menteur
    av Jean Marc Ah-Sen

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771661300

    Globe and Mail Best 100 Book of 2015 The secret world of Mauritian street-gangs is not for the faint of heart. Fraught with peril and mischief, its inner workings are a mystery to the daughter of one of its most valued members: Serge, the Grand Ment…

  • Universal Bureau of Copyrights

    Universal Bureau of Copyrights
    av Bertrand Laverdure

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771660525

    From celebrated Quebecois author Bertrand Laverdure comes Universal Bureau of Copyrights , a bold, strange and addictive story that envisions a world where free will doesn't exist, and an enigmatic global corporation buys and sells the copyrights f…

  • We, Jane

    We, Jane
    av Aimee Wall

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771666701

    A remarkable debut about intergenerational female relationships and resistance found in the unlikeliest of places, We, Jane explores the precarity of rural existence and the essential nature of abortion. Searching for meaning in her Montreal life, M…

  • Spawn

    Spawn
    av Marie-Andre Gill

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771665971

    Spawn is a braided collection of brief, untitled poems, a coming-of-age lyric set in the Mashteuiatsh Reserve on the shores of Lake Piekuakami (Saint-Jean) in Quebec. Undeniably political, Marie-Andr e Gill's poems ask: How can one reclaim a narrati…

  • A More Perfect [

    A More Perfect [
    av Jimmy McInnes

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771660969

    Iconic political speeches are some of the best remembered and most repeated passages in contemporary English language. Especially in the United States of America, what child doesn't know Abraham Lincoln's Fourscore and seven years ago... or Roosevel…

  • Flowers of Spit

    Flowers of Spit
    av Catherine Mavrikakis

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781897388884

    Flowers of Spit is a corrosive narrative that surrounds the inflamed character of Flore Forget. Written as a long soliloquy, this novel is a delirious howl, an expectoration in the face of the world, a dolorous dive into the depths of identity. Is i…

  • Mama's Boy Behind Bars

    Mama's Boy Behind Bars
    av David Goudreault

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771664851

    Fiction. Translated by JC Sutcliffe. MAMA'S BOY BEHIND BARS is the second book in David Goudreault's wildly successful and darkly funny MAMA'S BOY trilogy. Once again written with gritty humour in the form of a confession, MAMA'S BOY BEHIND BARS pic…

  • We All Need To Eat

    We All Need To Eat
    av Alex Leslie

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771664196

    Finalist for the 2020 Western Canada Jewish Book Awards, The Nancy Richler Memorial Prize for FictionFinalist for the 2020 Kobzar Book AwardFinalist for the 2019 Ethel Wilson Fiction AwardWe All Need to Eat is a new collection of linked stories from…

  • Tracelanguage

    Tracelanguage
    av Mark Goldstein

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781897388556

    Poetry. TRACELANGUAGE is a serial poem made up of six cycles all of which correspond with Paul Celan's 1967 book of poetry, Atemwende. Here, his work is re-inscribed via a transmutation of word material found or developed from within the original te…

  • You Must Work Harder to Write Poetry of Excellence

    You Must Work Harder to Write Poetry of Excellence
    av Donato Mancini

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781927040423

    Literary Nonfiction. Poetry History & Criticism. While Canadian poetic practices have steadily pluralised since the early 1960s, the poetry review has remained stubbornly constant. YOU MUST WORK HARDER TO WRITE POETRY OF EXCELLENCE is a critical, an…

  • Fanny and the Mystery in the Grieving Forest

    Fanny and the Mystery in the Grieving Forest
    av Rune Christiansen

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771665186

    Shortlisted for the 2017 Brage PrizeFanny, a 17-year-old high school senior, has lost both her parents in a car accident. Granted permission to live independently in the family home located on the outskirts of a small Norwegian town, the days pass b…

  • Huckleberry Finn

    Huckleberry Finn
    av Marti Sales

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771662017

    Enter the world as seen through the eyes of Huckleberry Finn--a weary and defeated landscape, but one of inherent hope, where reinvention is possible through the seminal power of words, those elemental beings that are capable of creating realities a…

  • Phantompains

    Phantompains
    av Therese Estacion

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771666862

    Therese Estacion survived a rare infection that nearly killed her, but not without losing both her legs below the knees, several fingers, and reproductive organs. Phantompains is a visceral, imaginative collection exploring disability, grief and lif…

  • The Odyssey

    The Odyssey
    av Ken Hunt

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771665636

    Fifty years ago, in July 1969, human beings embarked on an epic journey to land on the moon. Now, in July 2019, poet Ken Hunt utilizes NASA's Apollo 11 voice transcription document, a chronicle of the first six days of that mission, to create The Od…

  • their biography

    their biography
    av kevin eckhoff

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771660945

    Would it be possible to compose a book that appears to be about its author, but is indirectly about something else, like identity or relationships or language? Maybe a book not written by a hero... but by many? This was the challenge taken up by Kev…

  • The Ritualites

    The Ritualites
    av Michael Nardone

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771664554

    The Ritualites is Michael Nardone's book-length poem on the sonic topography of North America. Composed over ten years at sites all across the continent--from Far Rockaway to the Olympic Peninsula, Great Bear Lake to the Gulf of California--the book…

  • Waiting Room

    Waiting Room
    av Jennifer Zilm

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771662147

    You're welcome to take a seat in (the) Waiting Room, the first full-length collection of poetry from award-winning writer Jennifer Zilm. Featuring a m 1/2lange of styles and forms (sonnets, erasures, unsent emails, footnotes, session notes, CVs, twe…

  • Copenhagen

    Copenhagen
    av Katrine Guldager

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781897388433

    Copenhagen is a collection of 11 short stories that map the city of K?benhavn through their own subtle intertextuality. Each story is takes place in a different location within the urban landscape, and these sites become part of a structural network…

  • Coconut Dreams

    Coconut Dreams
    av Derek Mascarenhas

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771664813

    Coconut Dreams explores the lives of the Pinto family through seventeen linked short stories. Starting with a ghost story set in Goa, India in the 1950s, the collection weaves through various timelines and perspectives to focus on two children, Aide…

  • Swim

    Swim
    av Marianne Apostolides

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781897388389

    Breathe on four. Define your terms. What is this desire? Attuned to a body in motion, Swim pulls the reader beneath the logic of prose, into the eroticism of language itself. The arcing rhythm of a body breathing ? a woman marking her birth as she s…

  • Vancouver for Beginners

    Vancouver for Beginners
    av Alex Leslie

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771665346

    Winner of the 2020 Western Canada Jewish Book Awards, The Lohn Foundation Prize for PoetryIn Vancouver for Beginners, the nostalgia of place is dissected through the mapping of a city where readers are led past surrealist development proposals, post…

  • Form of Forms

    Form of Forms
    av Mark Goldstein

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781927040065

    The subject of the long poem that makes up Form of Forms is, to paraphrase poet Betsy Warland: Motherloss. It deals with the emotional and bureaucratic nature of adoption from the often bewildered and fractured point of view of someone who was, as a…

  • False Friends

    False Friends
    av Stephen Cain

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771662901

    False Friends is the first full-length poetry collection from Stephen Cain in more than ten years. In it, he takes inspiration from the linguistic term false friends--two words from different languages that appear to be related, but have fundamental…