Studies in Canadian Literature / Études en littérature canadienne

Volume 34, Number 1, 2009

Table of contents (16 articles)

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  1. Frontmatter


  1. The Death of the New Woman in Sara Jeannette Duncan’s A Daughter of To-day
  2. "The Same as Bein’ Canadian": : John Marlyn’s Eye among the Blind
  3. Nietzsche as Educator: : Leonard Cohen’s Beautiful Losers and the Achievement of Innocence
  4. "Absence, havoc": : Gothic Mourning and Daughterly Duty in Jay Macpherson’s Welcoming Disaster
  5. The Lowest Common Denominator: : Consumerism, Branding, and Definitive Dissatisfaction in Stéphane Dompierre’s Un Petit pas pour l’homme
  6. "We live permanently in the recurrence of our own stories": : Michael Ondaatje’s Divisadero
  7. Offred’s Complicity and the Dystopian Tradition in Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale
  8. Roberta’s Raspberry Bombe and Critical Indifference in Alice Munro’s "Labor Day Dinner"
  9. Deep Map Country: : Proposing a Dinnseanchas Cycle of the Northern Plains
  10. Productive Dissonance: : Classical Music in Tomson Highway’s Kiss of the Fur Queen
  11. Weesageechak Meets the Weetigo: : Storytelling, Humour, and Trauma in the Fiction of Richard Van Camp, Tomson Highway, and Eden Robinson
  12. "Exorcising a lot of shame": : Transformation and Affective Experience in Marilyn Dumont’s green girl dreams Mountains


  1. Striving for “some version of the truth”: : A Conversation with Helen Humphreys

Notes on Contributors

  1. Notes on Contributors


  1. Backmatter