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Meditations

Roger Epp
Rhonda Harder Epp, Illustrator

Poetic meditations on leadership challenges as dean of a small university campus in rural Alberta.

Paperback
Available May 2017
ISBN: 9781772122664

Mother Goose Refigured

A Critical Translation of Charles Perrault’s Fairy Tales

Christine A. Jones

Mother Goose Refigured presents annotated translations of Charles Perrault’s 1697 fairy tales that attend to the irony and ambiguity in the original French and provide a fresh take on heroines and heroes that have become household names in North America.

Paperback
Published: November 2016
ISBN: 9780814338926
eBOOK
Published: November 2016
ISBN: 9780814338933

Ten Canadian Writers in Context

Marie Carrière, Curtis Gillespie & Jason Purcell, Editors

A superb compilation of modern Canadian voices: ten years, ten authors, ten critics.

Paperback
Published: August 2016
ISBN: 9781772121414

One Child Reading

My Auto-Bibliography

Margaret Mackey
Roberta Seelinger Trites, Foreword

A significant and unique contribution to our understanding of reading, readers and literacy development.

Paperback
Published: April 2016
ISBN: 9781772120394

Women's Hebrew Poetry on American Shores

Poems by Anne Kleiman and Annabelle Farmelant

Translated by Adriana X. Jacobs and Yosefa Raz
Edited by Shachar Pinsker

Presents the work of two American­-born women who wrote and published a substantial body of Hebrew poetry between the 1930s and 1960s.

Paperback
Published: January 2016
ISBN: 9780814341360
eBOOK
Published: January 2016
ISBN: 9780814341377
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Feathers, Paws, Fins, and Claws

Fairy-Tale Beasts

Edited by Jennifer Schacker and Christine A. Jones
Illustrated by Lina Kusaite

A richly illustrated collection of evocative animal stories that offers young adult and adult readers a new vision of the fairy-tale past.

Hardback
Published: September 2015
ISBN: 9780814340691
eBOOK
Published: September 2015
ISBN: 9780814340707
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Survivors and Exiles

Yiddish Culture after the Holocaust

Jan Schwarz

Studies the variety, scope, and character of Yiddish culture in different geographical centers after the Holocaust.

Hardback
Published: May 2015
ISBN: 9780814339053
eBOOK
Published: May 2015
ISBN: 9780814339060

Fairy Tale Review

The Mauve Issue #11

Edited by Kate Bernheimer

The Mauve Issue, the eleventh issue of Fairy Tale Review, features fiction and poetry with fairy tale aesthetics.

eBOOK
Published: March 2015
ISBN: 9780814341803

A Tale of Monstrous Extravagance

Imagining Multilingualism

Tomson Highway

Playwright, novelist, polyglot, pianist, trickster Tomson Highway’s Kreisel Memorial Lecture on the importance of multilingualism.

Paperback
Published: February 2015
ISBN: 9781772120417

The Thinking Heart

The Literary Archive of Wilfred Watson

Paul Hjartarson & Dr. Shirley Neuman

Life and work of avant-garde poet and playwright Wilfred Watson through correspondence with wife, Sheila Watson.

Paperback
Published: January 2015
ISBN: 9781551953397

"To Tread on New Ground"

Selected Hebrew Writings of Hava Shapiro

Edited by Carole B. Balin and Wendy I. Zierler

A selection of the path-breaking feminist writings of Hava Shapiro (1878–1943), one of the first women writers to contribute to modern Hebrew literature.

Paperback
Published: December 2014
ISBN: 9780814338698
eBOOK
Published: December 2014
ISBN: 9780814338704

Judeo-Arabic Literature in Tunisia, 1850-1950

Yosef Tobi and Tsivia Tobi

Traces the development of an ethnic literature in the vernacular language of Judeo-Arabic in Tunisia between 1850 and 1950.

Hardback
Published: October 2014
ISBN: 9780814328712
eBOOK
Published: October 2014
ISBN: 9780814340462

Conrad Kain

Letters from a Wandering Mountain Guide, 1906-1933

Conrad Kain
Edited and with an introduction by Zac Robinson

Conrad Kain’s letters provide insights into the life and thoughts of this exemplary Austrian-Canadian mountaineer.

Paperback
Published: September 2014
ISBN: 9781772120042

Latin Via Ovid - Audio USB

Norma Goldman

Both instructors and students benefit from these audio materials that provide an interactive way to learn while reinforcing what is gained from the lessons within the textbook.

DVD Audio
Published: May 2014
ISBN: 9780814340615

Fairy Tale Review

The Emerald Issue #10

Edited by Kate Bernheimer

The tenth-anniversary Emerald Issue contains new stories, poems, essays, and artwork inspired by the themes of "emeralds" and "Oz."

eBOOK
Published: March 2014
ISBN: 9780814341797

Just Getting Started

Edmonton Public Library's First 100 Years, 1913-2013

Todd Babiak

Novelist Todd Babiak commemorates Edmonton Public Library's centenary with a bustling narrative and rich history.

Paperback
Published: October 2013
ISBN: 9780888647283
Hardback
Published: October 2013
ISBN: 9780888647290

Shy

An Anthology

Edited by Naomi K. Lewis and Rona Altrows

Shyness needs no cure, claim the authors of thoughtful, raw, and humorous essays and poems.

Paperback
Published: October 2013
ISBN: 9780888646705

Fairy Tale Review

The Yellow Issue #9

Edited by Kate Bernheimer

Guest editor Lily Hoang curated the ninth issue of Fairy Tale Review, a collection of short stories and poetry inspired by the color yellow.

eBOOK
Published: March 2013
ISBN: 9780814341780

Choosing Yiddish

New Frontiers of Language and Culture

Edited by Lara Rabinovitch, Shiri Goren, and Hannah S. Pressman

Highlights an international generation of scholars currently revitalizing the field of Yiddish studies.

Paperback
Published: December 2012
ISBN: 9780814334447
eBOOK
Published: December 2012
ISBN: 9780814337998

Narratives of Dissent

War in Contemporary Israeli Arts and Culture

Edited by Rachel S. Harris and Ranen Omer-Sherman

Explores cultural responses to war in Israeli society since 1978.

Paperback
Published: December 2012
ISBN: 9780814338032
eBOOK
Published: December 2012
ISBN: 9780814338049

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