Borderlands : how we talk about Canada (Book, 1999) []
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Borderlands : how we talk about Canada

Borderlands : how we talk about Canada

Author: W H New
Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, [1999], ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

In Borderlands, W.H. New poetically and metaphorically considers the image of 'the border' in Canada and how it affects the way Canadians look at themselves and their society.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W H New
ISBN: 0774806591 9780774806596
OCLC Number: 43925007
Awards: Winner of Alcuin Citation for excellence in book design in Canada, Alcuin Society 1998 (Canada)
Winner of Bronze Medal, Leipzig International Book Art Competition for best designed book 2000 (Germany)
Description: viii, 119 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Giddy Limits: Canadian Studies and Other Metaphors2. The Edge of Everything: Canadian Culture and the Border Field3. The Centre of Somewhere Else: The Pig War and English 91
Responsibility: W.H. New.


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Within the borderlands that separate and join Canadians and Americans, the Canadian search for difference goes on. -- Jeffrey Simpson * The Globe and Mail * What New has to say is important since he Read more...

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