Books by Publisher: University of Ottawa Press

    A Journey in Translation: Anne Hebert\'s Poetry in English

    By Lee Skallerup Bessette

    Paperback £20.45

    This book explores the amazing journey of Anne Hebert's writing into English by people "in the middle" of the process of editing, publishing, distributing, and preservation.

    Double-Voicing the Canadian Short Story

    By Laurie Kruk

    Paperback £20.45

    The short story occupies a prominent place in Canadian literature and never more so than since Alice Munro's 2013 Nobel Prize for Literature. Kruk's work is a singularly original exploration of the layered "double-voicing" in the short fiction of eight acclaimed Canadian writers.

    Contact in the 16th Century: Networks Among Fishers, Foragers and Farmers

    Paperback Save £8.04 = £33.96

    Travel back in time to the North-Eastern part of North America of the 1500s, when initial and sustained contacts between Europeans and Natives were being formed along increasingly developed trade routes.

    The God of Gods: A Canadian Play: A Critical Edition

    By Carroll Aikins

    Paperback Save £2.04 = £15.95

    This is the first critical edition of The God of Gods: A Canadian Play by Carroll Aikins. With an abundance of archival material, this volume offers a unique insight into early Canadian theatre and modernism.

    Choosing Buddhism: The Life Stories of Eight Canadians

    By Mauro Peressini

    Paperback £39.21

    Why has there been an upsurge in Canadians converting to Buddhism in recent decades and what does it mean to lead a Buddhist life in contemporary Canada? This book answers these questions and more athrough life stories richly complemented by images and contextual readings.

    Northrop Frye and Others

    By Robert Denham

    Paperback Save £2.04 = £15.95

    Eminent Frye scholar Robert D. Denham explores the connection between Frye and writers who influenced his thinking but about whom he never wrote anything extensive: Aristotle, Longinus, Joachim of Floris, Giordano Bruno, Henry Reynolds, Robert Burton, Kierkegaard, Lewis Carroll, St'phane Mallarm', Colin Still, Paul Tillich, and Frances A. Yates.

    Hugh Garner\'s Best Stories

    By Hugh Garner

    Paperback Save £2.79 = £18.20

    Social justice is at the core of these award-winning stories exploring the Great Depression, the Spanish Civil War, World War II, the Civil Rights movement, feminism, racism, disenfranchisement, and mistreatment.

    eGirls, eCitizens

    Paperback Save £5.79 = £27.21

    Explores the many forces that shape girls' and young women's experiences of privacy, identity, and equality in our digitally networked society. This collection presents the complex realities of digitized communications for girls and young women as revealed through the findings of The eGirls Project and other important research initiatives.

    This Time a Better Earth, by Ted Allan

    By Ted Allan

    Paperback Save £2.79 = £18.20

    A young man marches over the Pyrenees to fight fascism. This new edition of Ted Allan's novel reintroduces readers to the electrifying milieu of the Spanish Civil War.

    Mathematical Modelling of Zombies

    By Robert Smith

    Paperback Save £5.04 = £24.96

    Engages the imagination to illustrate the power of mathematical modelling. This book brings together a highly skilled team of contributors to fend off a zombie uprising. It helps you to learn how modelling can advise government policy, and how theoretical results can be communicated to a nonmathematical audience.

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