Journals Higher Education



Published: 13 January 2013

256 Pages

6.0 x 9.0 inches

ISBN: 9780199001798

Bookseller Code (06)

The Canadian Postmodern

A Study of Contemporary Canadian Fiction

Edited by Linda Hutcheon

  • A concise overview of postmodernism in Canada.
  • Discusses some of Canada's most famous authors of recent years, including Audrey Thomas, Michael Ondaatje, Robert Kroetsch, Margaret Atwood, Timothy Findley, Jack Hodgins, Aritha van Herk, Leonard Cohen, Susan Swan, Clark Blaise, George Bowering.
  • Includes a new preface by Aritha van Herk.
  • Remains the main book in circulation that examines the postmodern phenomenon in Canadian fiction; still widely used.