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  • Two weeks ago, a terminally ill Clive James published a poem in *The New Yorker* called "Japanese Maple." The devastating valedictory, which confronts hi...
    8 hours ago
  • Some copies of the advance reading edition of Anthony Horowitz's "Moriarity" -- about Sherlock Holmes and his nemesis -- had a little something extra.
    13 hours ago
  • HarperCollins Canada has announced the shortlist for the second annual HarperCollins Canada/UBC Prize for Best New Fiction, a prize for… Read More » The...
    17 hours ago
  • The literary world put up with a mentally troubled, abusive troll for years. Here's why
    19 hours ago
  • Staff Finalists for Kirkus Prize announced; National Book Foundation's 5 Under 35; Lee Child on why the Amazon-Hachette battle matters; and other new...
    20 hours ago
  • Zymbol magazine was started in 2012 as a publication which joined art and literature inspired by symbolism and surrealism. In the short time they have been p...
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  • A writer who captured the violence, bigotry and wild humour of the American deep south in line after unpredictable line More from A brief survey of the sho...
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  • We settled on ‘violence’ as the theme for Magma 62 since it seemed a stark contrast to the “big safe themes”, as Paul Farley might call them, that sprang e...
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  • Stephen Harper “Ottawa Confidential” is an absolutely hilarious satire on Harper and Canadian politics in general (without actually ever mentioning Harper ...
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  • THE RUSTY TOQUE - RUSTY TALK: Sara Jane Strickland interviews Alex Leslie Alex Leslie on revision: “Revision is my favourite part. I print it all out. I...
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  • *A Conjoined Book: Aftermath & Become Tree, Become Bird* by Karla Kelsey. Omnidawn Publishing, $17.95. Reviewed by Catherine Kyle In Karla Kelsey’s *A Co...
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  • Over our 44 year history, Descant has sometimes produced themed issues about particular places, like Boznia and Herzegovina (2012), Sicily (2011) and Cuba ...
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