Publisher:University of Ottawa Press, 2014Note: This book was purchased with support from the Government of Canada's Social Development Partnerships Program - Disability Component.
- Author: Fiamengo, JaniceDate:Created2014Summary:
Home Ground and Foreign Territory is an original collection of essays on early Canadian literature in English. Aiming to be both provocative and scholarly, it encompasses a variety of (sometimes opposing) perspectives, subjects, and methods, with the aim of reassessing the field, unearthing neglected texts, and proposing new approaches to canonical authors. Renowned experts in early Canadian literary studies, including D.M.R. Bentley, Mary Jane Edwards, and Carole Gerson, join emerging scholars in a collection distinguished by its clarity of argument and breadth of reference. Together, the essays offer bold and informative contributions to the study of this dynamic literature. Home Ground and Foreign Territory reaches out far beyond the scope of early Canadian literature. Its multi-disciplinary approach innovates literal studies and appeals to literature specialists and general readership alike.Subject(s): LEVEL_3 Canada | LITERARY CRITICISM / General | LITERARY CRITICISM / Gothic & Romance | LITERARY CRITICISM / Poetry | LITERARY CRITICISM / Women AuthorsOriginal Publisher: Ottawa, University of Ottawa PressLanguage(s): English