Interviews

The Family Way

The Family Way

What exactly constitutes a "real" family? Questions like this are at the heart of Christopher DiRaddo's novel The Family Way.

By Peter Dubé

Permanent Revolution

Permanent Revolution

Scott’s modes of questioning vary over time, but her concerns remain constant: feminism, queerness, class struggle, resisting capitalism and neoliberalism, the shape of sentences.

By H Felix Chau Bradley

Mina Among the Shadows

Mina Among the Shadows

A unique blend of mystery, political commentary, and magic realism, Edem Awumey's Mina among the Shadows is first and foremost a story about love.

By Roxane Hudon

The Montreal Poetry Prize Anthology 2020

The Montreal Poetry Prize Anthology 2020

The 2020 Montreal Poetry Prize, whose criterion for submission is an original English-language poem of under forty lines, received a staggering 4,645 international entries. An international jury of ten poets work to create individual shortlists, which are then submitted to the year’s judge.

By Rachel McCrum

Book of Wings

Book of Wings

Tawhida Tanya Evanson is a seasoned poet, spoken word performer, and oral storyteller, and her craft is evident in this first work of prose fiction.

By H Felix Chau Bradley

rushes from the river disappointment

rushes from the river disappointment

rushes from the river disappointment by stephanie roberts is a sweeping force of music, pulsing images, clear wit, and tenderness.

By T. Liem

The Girl From Dream City

The Girl From Dream City

Linda Leith's The Girl From Dream City is an intimate and engaging story of her journey from a challenging girlhood in Northern Ireland to becoming a novelist, translator, and one of Canada’s leading literary curators.

By Ami Sands Brodoff

Fighting For a Hand to Hold

Fighting For a Hand to Hold

Dr. Samir Shaheen-Hussain's Fighting for a Hand to Hold: Confronting Medical Colonialism against Indigenous Children in Canada jolts the reader from complacency page after page, detail after detail, pushing us beyond individual incidents to an understanding of a bigger picture.

By Taionrén:hote Dan David