Summer 2010 No. 171

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Novella Prize Winner
  • Maleea Acker, “Red”
  • Julie Bruck, “Girl in Her Brothers’ Bedrooms,” “The Greater Good”
  • Mary di Michele, “Night of the Merry-Go-Round,”
    “At the Gravel Pit/Without a Word”
  • Alyda Faber, “Topsy-Turvy”
  • Rebecca Fredrickson, “Night Driving”
  • Steven Heighton, “Constance & Her Stalkers,” “Jetlag,”
    “Kid Brother,
    Black October”
  • "Jetlag" won the 2011 P. K. Page Founders' Award for Poetry.
  • Read an interview with Steven Heighton.
  • Matthew Holmes, “The Mark”
  • Aislinn Hunter, “Representation Attempt to Further the Metaphor of the Marriage,” “The Seas are Teeming”
  • Evelyn Lau, “Updike Redux”
  • Dave Margoshes, “Stephen Hawking in Saskatchewan”
  • Shane Neilson, “Massey-Ferguson”
  • Anzhelina Polonskaya, “So Now the Solders Have Gone”
  • Kyeren Regehr, “Found Objects,” “Mea Culpa”
  • Suzanne Robertson, “Poem for Goodnight”
  • Karen Schindler, “The Sad Truth About Engineers”
  • Faisal Siddiqui, “Fakeer,” “Forgotten Qasida”

Creative Non-Fiction
  • Poetry
  • John Wall Barger, Pain-Proof Men (Kingsville: Palimpsest, 2009). Paperbound, 90 pp., $18. (Reviewed by Garth Martens).
  • Jesse Patrick Ferguson, Harmonics (Calgary: Freehand, 2009). Paperbound, 98 pp., $16.95. (Reviewed by Roger Knox).
  • Miranda Pearson, Harbour (Lantzville: Oolichan, 2009), Paperbound, 124 pp., $17.95 (Reviewed by Candace Fertile).

  • Fiction
  • Connie Gault, Euphoria (Regina: Coteau, 2009). Paperbound, 392 pp., $21. (Reviewed by Sandra McIntyre).
  • Margaret Sweatman, The Players (Fredericton: Goose Lane, 2009). Paperbound, 332 pp., $22.95. (Reviewed by Justin Pfefferle).

  • Nonfiction
  • Moira Farr and Ian Pearson, editors, Cabin Fever: The Best New Canadian Non-Fiction (Toronto: Thomas Allen, 2009). Paperbound, 335 pp., $24.95. (Reviewed by Joel Yanofsky).
  • James Gordaneer, Abstract Portrait, 1991
    Oil on linen, 41 cm x 30.5 cm
    Michael Collard Williams Collection
    Maltwood Art Museum and Gallery, University of Victoria