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  • Volume 36, No.2, Summer 2015


    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


    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


    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


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

  • Volume 35, No.2, Summer 2014


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

  • Volume 35, No.1, Spring 2014


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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


    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.