Home ground and foreign territory [electronic resource] : essays on early Canadian literature /
edited by Janice Fiamengo.
imprint
[Ottawa, Ontario] : University of Ottawa Press, [2014]
description
viii, 297 pages ; 23 cm.
ISBN
9780776621395 (paperback), 9780776621401 (e-pub.), 9780776621418 (pdf.)
format(s)
Book
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imprint
[Ottawa, Ontario] : University of Ottawa Press, [2014]
isbn
9780776621395 (paperback)
9780776621401 (e-pub.)
9780776621418 (pdf.)
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
contents note
Introduction: Home Ground and Foreign Territory / Janice Fiamengo -- Reflections on the Situation and Study of Early Canadian Literature in the Long Confederation Period / D.M.R. Bentley -- Periodicals First: The Beginnings of Susanna Moodie's Roughing It in the Bush and Pauline Johnson's Legends of Vancouver / Carole Gerson -- Rediscovering Re(Dis)covering: Back to the Second-Wave Feminist Future / Cecily Devereux -- Lady Audley's Secret versus The Abbot: Reconsidering the Form of Canadian Historical Fiction through the Content of Library Catalogues / Andrea Cabajsky -- "Not Legitimately Gothic": Spiritualism and Early Canadian Literature / Thomas Hodd -- The Canadian Canon, Being "On the Other Side of the Latch" and Sara Jeannette Duncan's Anglo-Indian Memoir / Christa Zeller Thomas -- The Duelling Authors: Settler Imperatives and Agnes Laut's Denigration of Pierre Falcon / Albert Braz -- Anna's Monuments: The Work of Mourning, the Gender of Melancholia and Canadian Women's War Writing / Joel Baetz -- Hidden Hunger: Early Canadian Women Poets / Wanda Campbell -- Judging by Appearances: Thomas Chandler Haliburton and the Ontology of Early Canadian Spirits / Cynthia Sugars -- Hallowed Spaces/Public Places: Women's Literary Voices and The Acadian Recorder 1850-1870 / Ceilidh Hart -- Who's In and Who's Out: Recovering Minor Authors and the Pesky Question of Critical Evaluation / Jennifer Chambers -- Texts and Contexts: CEECT's Scholarly Editions / Mary Jane Edwards.
abstract
The first multi-disciplinary collection of essays to focus exclusively on early Canadian literature with the aim of reassessing the field and proposing new approaches.
catalogue key
10508382
 
Includes bibliographical references.

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