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Canadian Writers and Their Works Vol. XI

Canadian Writers and Their Works( )
Editor: Lecker, Robert
David, Jack
Quigley, Ellen
Introduction by: Woodcock, George
Series title:Canadian Writers and Their Works Vol. XI, Ser.
Publication Date:Dec 1996
Publisher:ECW Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $100.00
Book Description:

Providingnbsp;in-depth, original criticism on Canadian writers#151;including Neil Bissoondath, Austin Clarke, Joy Kogawa, Rohinton Mistry, and Josef Skvorecky#151;this series featuresnbsp;essays by Canadian literary specialists. Each volume contains fournbsp;to five essays that are unified in a general introduction.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / Canadian
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.24 x 22.86 x 2.794 cm
Book Weight:0.559 Kilograms
Author Biography
George Woodcock was born in Winnipeg, Canada on May 8, 1912. He was educated in England, and returned to Canada in 1949. He was a poet, critic, and essayist. During his lifetime, he wrote and edited almost 150 books. His works included Anarchism, The Anarchist Reader, The Crystal Spirit, and Canada and the Canadians. He was the founding editor of Canadian Literature, the first journal to look solely at Canada's literary world. He also founded the anarchist literary journal Now in 1940. He died from coronary problems on January 28, 1995 at the age of 82.


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