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  • Volume 36, No.3, Autumn 2015

    $10.00

    This issue features the 2015 Anne Szumigalski Memorial Lecture by Gregory Scofield.

  • Volume 36, No.2, Summer 2015

    $10.00

    This issue features the winning entries of the 2014 writing contests, along with judges' comments and a wonderful selection of regularly submitted fiction and poetry.

  • Volume 36, No.1, Spring 2015

    $10.00

    In addition to our usual excellent content, this issue features a second selection of writing from Winnipeg poets, fiction writers & playwrights – 26 in all – along with a photo-portrait of each by Bob Tinker.

  • Volume 35, No.3, Fall 2014

    $10.00

    This issue features a 16-page colour insert of the collaborative “Status Updates” by Cliff Eyland (art) and George Toles (text), along with wonderful fiction & poetry – six of each!

  • Volume 35, No.4, Winter 2014

    $10.00

    This issue features the 2014 Anne Szumigalski Memorial Lecture by Lillian Allen.

  • Volume 35, No.2, Summer 2014

    $10.00

    This issue features the winning entries of the 2013 writing contests, along with judges' comments.

  • Volume 35, No.1, Spring 2014

    $10.00

    This issue contains a new story by Guy Vanderhaeghe and a special section, called Electric City, featuring Winnipeg writers and photo portraits of each by Robert Tinker.

  • Volume 34, No.4, Winter 2013

    $10.00

    This issue features the 2013 Anne Szumigalski Memorial Lecture by A.F. Moritz, as well as a selection of poems by Moritz. Other writers include Dennis Cooley, Üstün B. Reinart, Mark Jordan Manner, John Wall Barger and Ken Murray.

  • Volume 34, No.3, Fall 2013

    $10.00

    Birk Sproxton: A Tribute

    This issue features writing by, about, and in tribute to Birk Sproxton. The author and editor of 8 books, Sproxton was born in Flin Flon and made the North and the three western prairie provinces the focus of his acclaimed creative and critical work until his death in 2007. New work by Kimmy Beach, Dennis Cooley and Joan Crate pay tribute to his life and career, and critical assessments are presented by Alison Calder, Sue Matheson and Christian Riegel. Five new works by Sproxton appear in print for the first time.

  • Volume 34, No.2, Summer 2013

    $10.00

    This issue features the winning entries to the 2012 writing contests – new work by first-place winners Rosaria Campbell, Jennifer Still & Trevor Corkum, as well as the runners-up in each category.

  • Volume 34, No.1, Spring 2013

    $10.00

    This issue features new work by Esmé Claire Keith, winner of last year’s McNally Robinson Book of the Year Award, and by Warren Cariou and Niigaanwewidam James Sinclair, co-editors of the award-winning anthology Manitowapow: Aboriginal Writings from the Land of Water. It also includes a short Boreality section with work by Donna Besel, Richard Van Camp and Di Brandt.

  • Volume 33, No.4, Winter 2012

    $10.00

    This issue features a previously unpublished story by Carol Shields and the 2012 Anne Szumigalski Memorial Lecture by Robert Currie.

  • Volume 33, No.3, Fall 2012

    $10.00

    The Visionary Art of Sharon Butala

    This issue contains a special section, edited by Geoff Hancock, of reminiscences, essays and interviews that celebrate Sharon Butala as a literary writer, historian, conservationist, and as an original literary personality whom the Toronto Star has called "one of Canada's true visionaries." The issue is rounded out by a wonderful selection of fiction and poetry.

  • The Winnipeg Connection: Writing Lives at Mid-Century

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    Edited and with an introduction by Birk Sproxton

  • Carol Shields: The Arts of a Writing Life

    $10.00

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    Edited by Neil K. Besner

  • VOLUME 33, NO.2, Summer 2012

    $10.00

    Writing Contest Winners

    This issue features the winning entries of the 2011 writing contests. Judges were Marilyn Bowering (fiction), Sylvia Legris (poetry), Lawrence Scanlan (creative non-fiction).

  • Volume 32, NO.3, Fall 2011

    $10.00

    BC Poets: Goldberg, Lau, Tregebov

    This issue contains fiction by Jane E. Martin, Nola Poirier and Damian Tarnopolsky, plus poetry by Kim Goldberg, Evelyn Lau and Rhea Tregebov, to name but a few of the many talented contributors. Cover image: Cheerleader (detail) by Sarah Anne Johnston

  • Volume 32, NO.2, Summer 2011

    $10.00

    This issue features the prize-winning stories, poems and articles of our 2010 writing contests – fiction judged by Joan Thomas, creative non-fiction judged by Hal Niedzviecki, and the Banff Centre Bliss Carman Poetry Award judged by Christian Bök – along with other writing. Cover image: Prairies (detail) by Janet Werner

  • Volume 31, NO.4, Winter 2010

    $10.00

    Annie Simpson: Poetry and Community

    The highlight of this issue is Anne Simpson’s 2010 Anne Szumigalski Memorial Lecture, “Poetry and Community.” The issue also includes poetry by Anne Simpson, as well as by Patrick Friesen, Harold Rhenisch and Rachel Rose, non-fiction by J. Jill Robinson, and fiction by Sam Ruddick (USA), Colin Snowsell, Kirsten Madsen and Trevor Corkum. Cover image: “Untitled” (detail) from the series Hybrid Human by Wanda Koop

  • Volume 31, NO.3, Fall 2010

    $10.00

    Home Place: Writing from around Manitoba

    The feature section of this issue is titled “Home Place: Writing from around Manitoba,” with new work by Di Brandt, Lois Braun and Laurie Block. The issue also contains fiction by Théodora Armstrong, Richard Cumyn and Elisabeth Harvor, among others. Cover image: Early Snow with Bob and Doug (detail) by Diana Thorneycroft

  • Volume 31, NO.2, Summer 2010

    $10.00

    Writing Contest Winners

    This issue features the prize-winning stories, poems and articles of our 2009 writing contests – fiction judged by Warren Cariou, creative non-fiction judged by Charles Wilkins, and the Banff Centre Bliss Carman Poetry Award judged by Don Domanski – along with other writing. Cover image: Untitled (cellphone) by Cliff Eyland

  • Volume 31, NO.1, Spring 2010

    $10.00

    David Bergen

    This issue includes stories by David Bergen, Billie Livingston and D.W. Wilson, poems by Barry Butson and David Groulx, and a story by Michael Van Rooy, winner of the 2008 John Hirsch Award for Most Promising Manitoba Writer. Cover image: Capilano (detail) by Bruce Head

  • Volume 30, NO.4, Winter 2009

    $10.00

    Marilyn Bowering

    The highlight of this issue is Marilyn Bowering’s 2009 Anne Szumigalski Memorial Lecture, “Re-Discovering Ancient Spring: a consideration of metaphorical space.” The issue includes poetry by Patricia Young, Marilyn Gear Pilling and Barry Dempster, and fiction by Sara Cassidy and Lynne Kutsukake, among others. Cover image: Photograph of Marilyn Bowering by Michael Elcock

  • Volume 30, NO.3, Fall 2009

    $10.00

    Home Place

    The feature section of this issue is titled “Home Place 3, Part 2,” with new fiction by Warren Cariou, Esme Claire Keith, Katherena Vermette and Mary Horodyski. The issue also contains poems by John Barton and Catherine Owen, among others. Cover image: Red Dawn (detail) by William Pura

  • Volume 30, NO.2, Summer 2009

    $10.00

    This issue features the prize-winning stories, poems and articles of our 2008 writing contests – fiction judged by Michael Winter, creative non-fiction judged by Lawrence Hill, and the Banff Centre Bliss Carman Poetry Award judged by Marilyn Dumont – along with other writing. Cover image: Spring Brocade (detail) by Ivan Eyre

  • Volume 30, NO.1, Spring 2009

    $10.00

    Wayne Tefs

    The feature section of this issue is titled “Home Place 3,” with new work by Winnipeg authors Joan Thomas, Margaret Sweatman, Struan Sinclair and Susie Moloney, among others. It also includes fiction by Wayne Tefs and poetry by P.K. Page, Tim Lilburn and Maureen Scott Harris. Cover image: Photograph of Wayne Tefs by Robert Tinker

  • Volume 29, NO.4, Winter 2008

    $10.00

    Don McKay

    The highlight of this issue is Don McKay’s 2008 Anne Szumigalski Memorial Lecture, “Ediacaran and Anthropocene: poetry as a reader of deep time.” The issue also includes poetry by Don Domanski and Richard Therrien, non-fiction by J. Jill Robinson, and fiction by Oscar Martens and Katia Grubisic, among others. Cover image: Photograph of Mistaken Point by Erika Pittman

  • Volume 29, NO.3, Fall 2008

    $10.00

    Rudy Wiebe and Robert Kroetsch

    This issue features a conversation between Rudy Wiebe and Robert Kroetsch, moderated by Sue Sorensen, which took place at Canadian Mennonite University in Winnipeg in May, 2007. It also includes poetry by Sylvia Legris and Marilyn Dumont and fiction by Adrian Michael Kelly and Leslie Vryenhoek. Cover image: Woe to They Who Remember Whence They Came (detail) by Kent Monkman, photographed by Ernest Mayer, The Winnipeg Art Gallery.

  • Volume 29, NO.2, Summer 2008

    $10.00

    The highlight of this issue is Margaret Atwood’s 2007 Anne Szumigalski Memorial Lecture, “Why Poetry?” This issue also features the prize-winning stories, poems and articles of our 2007 writing contests – fiction judged by Bill Gaston, creative non-fiction judged by Mark Anthony Jarman, and the Banff Centre Bliss Carman Poetry Award judged by Barry Dempster – along with other writing. Cover image: Photograph of Margaret Atwood by Jim Allen

  • Volume 29, NO.1, Spring 2008

    Currently unavailable

    Faith Johnston

    The feature section of this issue is titled “Home Place 2: Winnipeg’s non-fiction writers,” with work by Sarah Klassen, Jake MacDonald, Janine Tschuncky and Charlene Diehl, among others. The issue also includes fiction by Faith Johnston, non-fiction by Sheri Benning, and poetry by Gillian Sze. Cover image: Photograph of Faith Johnston by Mandy Malazdrewich

  • Volume 28, NO.4, Winter 2007

    $10.00

    Larry Frolick and Don Weber

    This issue features a photo essay by Larry Frolick and Don Weber and includes work by Daphne Marlatt, Evelyn Lau and Alison Pick, among others. Cover image: Photograph by Don Weber

  • Volume 28, NO.3, Fall 2007

    Currently unavailable

    Mark Abley

    The highlight of this issue is Mark Abley’s 2006 Anne Szumigalski Memorial Lecture, “The Angel of the Big Muddy.” The issue includes poetry by Lorna Crozier and Bert Almon, and a story by Saleema Nawaz that went on to win the Journey Prize. Cover image: Photograph of Mark Abley by John Mahoney

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