?This is a very impressive work of scholarship that will be invaluable to scholars, students and readers. I can?t imagine anyone seriously interested in this country?s literatures who will not want to own a copy.? - Sam Solecki, University of Torontothe North American Quarterly Magazine, the Canadian essay developed primarily from two modes of writing, one with its roots in journalism and the other based in the literary sketch (see short story) and the informal or personal essay. ... Early Canadian examples can be found in two series of sketches by Susanna moodie, who in 1847 published six Canadian Sketchesa#39; in the Literary Garland and twoanbsp;...
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of Literature in Canada|
|Author||:||William H. New|
|Publisher||:||University of Toronto Press - 2002|