Canadian literary power

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NeWest Publishers, 1994 - Literary Criticism - 317 pages
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Frank Davey is both participant and witness in his provocative examination of the nature of literary power as a part of general cultural and political relationships in contemporary and anglophone Canada.

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Contents

The Power to Bend Spoons
1
Robert Leckers Canadian Canon
45
The Collapse of the Canadian Poetry Canon
79
Copyright

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About the author (1994)

Scholar and poet Frank Davey is a Professor Emeritus at the University of Western Ontario. He received a BA from UBC, where he was a founder of poetry newsletter "TISH". He has an MA in Creative Writing and a PhD from the University of Southern California. He is the author of a number of books of Canadian criticism and former editor of Open Letter, a Canadian journal of writing and theory, and of the world's first on-line literary magazine "SwiftCurren"t.