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

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

Label
The Routledge concise history of Canadian literature
Title
The Routledge concise history of Canadian literature
Statement of responsibility
Richard J. Lane
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "<EM>The Routledge Concise History of Canadian Literature</EM> introduces the fiction, poetry and drama of Canada in its historical, political and cultural contexts. In this clear and structured volume, Richard Lane outlines:<UL><LI>the history of Canadian literature from colonial times to the present</LI><LI>key texts for Canadian First Peoples and the literature of Quebec</LI><LI>the impact of English translation, regional literatures, and the Canadian immigrant experience. </LI><LI>critical themes such as landscape, ethnicity, orality, textuality, war and nationhood </LI><LI>contemporary debate on the canon, feminism, postcoloniality, queer theory, and cultural and ethnic diversity</LI><LI>the work of canonical and lesser-known writers from Catherine Parr and Susan Moodie to Robert Service, Maria Campbell and Douglas Copeland.</LI></UL>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"--
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  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lane, Richard J.
Dewey number
810.9/3271
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PR9184.6
LC item number
.L36 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Routledge concise histories of literature series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Canadian literature
  • French-Canadian literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / General
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / Canadian
Label
The Routledge concise history of Canadian literature, Richard J. Lane
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
696943320
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 249 pages
Isbn
9780415470469
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2011001375
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)696943320
Label
The Routledge concise history of Canadian literature, Richard J. Lane
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
696943320
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 249 pages
Isbn
9780415470469
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2011001375
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)696943320

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