• subscribe
  • contests
  • Your Cart

    Your cart is empty.

  • Donate to Prairie Fire
    Instant Noodles Design
    Magazines Canada

The Puzzling and Mysterious Other: Animals in Sharon Butala’s The Perfection of the Morning

by Pam Chamberlain (a slightly edited version of this essay appears in Prairie Fire 33.3) In Sharon Butala’s bestselling and award-winning The Perfection of the Morning: An Apprenticeship in Nature, the narrator moves from the city of Saskatoon1 to a ranch on the southern Saskatchewan plains where she immerses herself in nature in an attempt […]

Also posted in News | Comments closed

Welcome, Wencke!

Prairie Fire welcomes Wencke Rudi, practicum student from Seven Oaks School Division Met School! Wencke spends half a day at Prairie Fire and half a day at the Association of Manitoba Book Publishers.

Also posted in News | Comments closed

An interview with Sharon Butala

by Geoff Hancock The following interviews took place over three mornings at my place in Stratford, Ontario. From May until October during the Stratford Shakespeare Festival, Gay Allison and I operate a bed and breakfast. Sharon arrived for some theatre and fine dining. But we managed to find some focus and clarity for some morning […]

Posted in Extras | Comments closed