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  • Carol Shields: The Arts of a Writing Life

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    Edited by Neil K. Besner

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  • The Winnipeg Connection: Writing Lives at Mid-Century

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    Edited and with an introduction by Birk Sproxton

  • VOLUME 21, NO.1, Spring 2000

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    This is a “flip” issue, with two “front” covers and separate contents: Side A is devoted to the life and work of George Amabile, and includes pieces by Guy Gavriel Kay, Patrick Lane and Yvonne Trainer, along with many photos. Side B includes work by Arthur Adamson, Lois Braun and Ryan Knighton. Cover: Lashes by Janet Werner

  • VOLUME 21, NO.2, Summer 2000

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    This issue includes the winners of the 1999 fiction contest, judged by Sharon Butala, and includes fiction by Vivette J. Kady and poetry by Anna Swanson. Cover: Untitled colour photograph by Sarah Crawley

  • VOLUME 21, NO.3, Fall 2000

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    Icelandic Voices

    This is a “flip” issue, with two “front” covers and separate contents: Side A is titled “Icelandic Voices” and was guest-edited by David Arnason. Cover: Wing Walking by Ione Thorkelsson. Side B includes winners of the 1999 personal journalism contest, judged by Christopher Dafoe, alongside work by George Bowering and George Murray, among others. Cover: Ovipositor by Ione Thorkelsson

  • Volume 21, NO.4, Winter 2000

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    This issue consists of two separate books: “Race Poetry, eh?” was edited by Ashok Mathur and includes work by George Elliott Clarke, Shauna Singh Baldwin and Hiromi Goto. Cover: The Cross Word from the series LifeLines by Haruko Okano. The general issue includes work by Eva Stachniak, Lawrence Mathews, Dave Margoshes and Martha Baillie. Cover: Subterranean View by Tony Tascona

  • Volume 22, NO.1, Spring 2001

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    David Arnason

    Most of this issue is devoted to the life and work of David Arnason, guest-edited by Douglas Reimer and including pieces by Meeka Walsh, Pat Sanders and W.D. Valgardson. It also features winners of the 2000 Bliss Carman Poetry Award writing contest, judged by David Arnason. Cover: Photo of David Arnason at the ruins of his ancestors’ turf house in Iceland

  • Volume 22, NO.2, Summer 2001

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    Flaming Prairies: the queer issue

    This issue consists of two separate books: “Flaming Prairies: the queer issue” was edited by Robert Gray and includes work by Chandra Mayor, Darrin Hagen and Shawna Dempsey & Lorri Millan. Cover: Moving (detail) by Doug Melnyk The general issue includes the winners of the 2000 fiction contest, judged by David Bergen, and an interview with Jack Hodgins. Cover: Water Works (detail) by Don Reichert

  • Volume 22, NO.3, Fall 2001

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    First Voices, First Words

    Titled “First Voices, First Words,” this special issue on Aboriginal writing and art was edited by Thomas King (text) and Catherine Mattes (images). It includes work by Gregory Scofield, Jordan Wheeler, Lee Maracle, Marilyn Dumont, Tomson Highway, Richard Van Camp, Doug Nepinak and Basil Johnston, among many others. Cover image: To God Be the Glory (detail) by Kent Monkman

  • Volume 22, NO.4, Winter 2001

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    This issue features the winners of the 2000 personal journalism contest, judged by Debbie Keahey, and includes travel writing by JoAnn Dionne, stories by Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer and Ramona Dearing, and poetry by Lori Cayer. Cover: The earliest round elevator in Manitoba, Canada: Niverville, 1879 by Richard Yates.

  • Volume 23, NO.1, Spring 2002

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    This issue features the prize-winning stories, poems and articles of our 2001 writing contests – fiction judged by Rudy Wiebe and the Banff Centre Bliss Carman Poetry Award judged by Patricia Young – along with work by Jack Ludwig, Rudy Wiebe, Tanis MacDonald and Karen Solie. Cover image: Photos of Di Brandt, Jack Ludwig and Rudy Wiebe

  • Volume 23, NO.2, Summer 2002

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    Summer Fiction

    This issue includes fiction by Sherri Vanderveen, poetry by Jennica Harper and a tribute by Ariel Gordon to Timothy Findley. Cover image: Photograph by G.N. Louise Jonasson

  • Volume 23, NO.3, Fall 2002

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    Sandra Birdsell: New Story, New Interview

    This issue features Tim Lilburn’s 2001 Anne Szumigalski Memorial Lecture, “Poetry’s Practice of Philosophy,” and includes an interview with and a story by Sandra Birdsell, a sequence of four stories by Mike Barnes, and poetry by Lynnette D’anna. Cover image: Photograph of Sandra Birdsell by Debra Mosher

  • Volume 23, No.4, Winter 2002

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    Carol Shields: An Interview

    This issue includes an interview with Carol Shields, poetry by Kristjana Gunnars, and a story by David Bezmozgis that went on to win a silver medal at the National Magazine Awards. Cover: Photograph of Carol Shields; cover design by Doowah Design, Inc.

  • Volume 24, NO.1, Spring 2003

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    Hirsch Award Winners

    This issue includes poetry by the late Patrick O’Connell, fiction by Melissa Steele and non-fiction by Alissa York. Cover image: House of Tea (detail) by Esther Warkov

  • Volume 24, NO.2, Summer 2003

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    This issue features the prize-winning stories, poems and articles of our 2002 writing contests – fiction judged by Robert Kroetsch, creative non-fiction judged by Pamela Banting, and the Banff Centre Bliss Carman Poetry Award judged by Catherine Hunter– along with other writing. Cover: Photos courtesy of Andris Taskaus

  • VOLUME 24, NO.3, Fall 2003

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    Di Brandt: Berlin Notes

    This issue includes a short tribute to Carol Shields, poetry by George Amabile and K.V. Skene, fiction by Leon Rooke and Jessica Grant, and an essay by Di Brandt about her time in Berlin. Cover image: Photograph of Di Brandt

  • Volume 24, NO.4, Winter 2003

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    This issue includes poetry by the late Marvin Francis, fiction by Catherine Egan, and non-fiction by Charlene Diehl-Jones. Cover image: Reunion by William Eakin

  • Volume 25, NO.1, Spring 2004

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    This issue includes poetry by the late Anne Szumigalski, fiction by Sina Queyras and non-fiction by Miriam Toews. Cover image: Elizabeth and Mary / merry against despair / calm against harm / by the Holy—charmed (detail) by Bob Haverluck

  • Volume 25, NO.2, Summer 2004

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    This issue features the prize-winning stories, poems and articles of our 2003 writing contests – fiction judged by Leon Rooke, creative non-fiction judged by Jake MacDonald, and the Banff Centre Bliss Carman Poetry Award judged by Tim Lilburn – along with other writing. Cover image: Aerial Beach (detail) by Andrew Giffin

  • Volume 25, NO.3, Fall 2004

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    Anne Carson: Every Exit Is an Entrance

    The highlight of this issue is Anne Carson’s 2005 Anne Szumigalski Memorial Lecture, “Every Exit Is an Entrance (A Praise of Sleep).” 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 Anne Carson by Peter Smith

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