The Resource Writing in the time of nationalism : from Two Solitudes to Blue Metropolis, Linda Leith, (ebook)

Writing in the time of nationalism : from Two Solitudes to Blue Metropolis, Linda Leith, (ebook)

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Writing in the time of nationalism : from Two Solitudes to Blue Metropolis
Title
Writing in the time of nationalism
Title remainder
from Two Solitudes to Blue Metropolis
Statement of responsibility
Linda Leith
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Language
eng
Summary
Montreal was the literary centre of Canada in the 1940s, a hotbed of literary activity in both English and French crowned by the international success of Hugh MacLennan's Two Solitudes and Gabrielle Roy's The Tin Flute. With the rise of nationalism in both English Canada and Quebec, Toronto emerged as the literary centre of English Canada, with Montreal the literary centre of Quebec. In literary terms, Canada and Quebec became two different countries, with two different languages and two different literatures. English Montreal went into decline and its once-great writers were marginalized. Writing in the Time of Nationalism: From Two Solitudes to Blue Metropolis is an insider's story of the writers who have been caught between these rival nationalisms. Herself a writer, Linda Leith was a leading figure in the creation of the Quebec Writers' Federation, and she is founder of Blue Metropolis Foundation. The story she tells is the story of a literary community that went missing from the map of Canada for a generation, and that has reemerged over the past ten years in a renaissance that has garnered international attention, winning some of the major book prizes such as Booker and Dublin IMPAC
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Midwest
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Leith, Linda
Dewey number
C810.9/0054
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Leith, Linda
  • Blue Metropolis Montréal International Literary Festival
  • Canadian literature
  • Nationalism and literature
  • Authors, Canadian
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adult
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Writing in the time of nationalism : from Two Solitudes to Blue Metropolis, Linda Leith, (ebook)
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781897109632
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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MWT12248633
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remote
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12248633
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MWT12248633
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Writing in the time of nationalism : from Two Solitudes to Blue Metropolis, Linda Leith, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781897109632
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12248633
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12248633
System control number
MWT12248633
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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