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The Resource Wild words : essays on Alberta literature, edited by Donna Coates and George Melnyk

Wild words : essays on Alberta literature, edited by Donna Coates and George Melnyk

Label
Wild words : essays on Alberta literature
Title
Wild words
Title remainder
essays on Alberta literature
Statement of responsibility
edited by Donna Coates and George Melnyk
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As the first collection of literary criticism focusing on Alberta writers, Wild Words establishes a basis for identifying Alberta fiction, poetry, drama, and nonfiction as valid subjects of study in their own right. By critically situating and assessing specific Alberta authors according to genre, this volume continues the work begun with Melnyk's Literary History of Alberta
Additional physical form
Issued also in printed form.
Cataloging source
NLC
Dewey number
C810.9/97123
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9198.2.A42
LC item number
W559 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coates, Donna
  • Melnyk, George
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Canadian literature
  • Littérature canadienne
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Canadian literature
  • Alberta
Label
Wild words : essays on Alberta literature, edited by Donna Coates and George Melnyk
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Publisher's Web site: http://www.aupress.ca/index.php
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The "Wild Body" of Alberta Poetry
  • Douglas Barbour
  • "To Canada": Michael Gowda's Unique Contribution to the Literary History of Alberta
  • Jars Balan
  • Pastoral Elegy, Memorial, Writing: Robert Kroetsch's "Stone Hammer" Poem
  • Christian Riegel
  • PART TWO:
  • Drama.
  • 4. No Cowpersons on This Range: The Cultural Complexity of Alberta Theatre
  • Anne Nothof
  • PREFACE:
  • Playing Alberta with Sharon Pollock
  • Sherrill Grace
  • PART THREE:
  • Fiction.
  • "No Woman is Natural": The (Re)production of Race, Gender, and Sexuality
  • in Suzette Mayr's Moon Honey
  • Helen Hoy
  • Wandering Home in Rudy Wiebe's Sweeter Than All the World and Of This Earth
  • Malin Sigvardson
  • Richard Wagamese -- An Ojibway in Alberta
  • The Struggle for an Alberta Literature
  • Frances W. Kaye
  • PART FOUR:
  • Nonfiction.
  • 9. From Grizzly Country to Grizzly Heart: The Grammar of Bear-Human Interactions
  • in the Work of Andy Russell and Charlie Russell
  • Pamela Banting
  • The Doomed Genre: Myrna Kostash and the Limits of Non-fiction
  • Lisa Grekul
  • AFTERWORD:
  • Writing in Alberta -- Up, Down, or Sideways?
  • Donna Coates and George Melnyk
  • Fred Stenson
  • INTRODUCTION:
  • Wrestling Impossibilities: Wild Words in Alberta
  • Aritha van Herk
  • PART ONE:
  • Poetry.
Control code
298591573
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781897425305
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
7ae67178-0990-4c24-9077-e43b8f000cbb
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)298591573
Label
Wild words : essays on Alberta literature, edited by Donna Coates and George Melnyk
Publication
Note
Publisher's Web site: http://www.aupress.ca/index.php
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The "Wild Body" of Alberta Poetry
  • Douglas Barbour
  • "To Canada": Michael Gowda's Unique Contribution to the Literary History of Alberta
  • Jars Balan
  • Pastoral Elegy, Memorial, Writing: Robert Kroetsch's "Stone Hammer" Poem
  • Christian Riegel
  • PART TWO:
  • Drama.
  • 4. No Cowpersons on This Range: The Cultural Complexity of Alberta Theatre
  • Anne Nothof
  • PREFACE:
  • Playing Alberta with Sharon Pollock
  • Sherrill Grace
  • PART THREE:
  • Fiction.
  • "No Woman is Natural": The (Re)production of Race, Gender, and Sexuality
  • in Suzette Mayr's Moon Honey
  • Helen Hoy
  • Wandering Home in Rudy Wiebe's Sweeter Than All the World and Of This Earth
  • Malin Sigvardson
  • Richard Wagamese -- An Ojibway in Alberta
  • The Struggle for an Alberta Literature
  • Frances W. Kaye
  • PART FOUR:
  • Nonfiction.
  • 9. From Grizzly Country to Grizzly Heart: The Grammar of Bear-Human Interactions
  • in the Work of Andy Russell and Charlie Russell
  • Pamela Banting
  • The Doomed Genre: Myrna Kostash and the Limits of Non-fiction
  • Lisa Grekul
  • AFTERWORD:
  • Writing in Alberta -- Up, Down, or Sideways?
  • Donna Coates and George Melnyk
  • Fred Stenson
  • INTRODUCTION:
  • Wrestling Impossibilities: Wild Words in Alberta
  • Aritha van Herk
  • PART ONE:
  • Poetry.
Control code
298591573
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781897425305
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
7ae67178-0990-4c24-9077-e43b8f000cbb
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)298591573

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