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Product Description: Claiming the 'ordinary' and 'extra-ordinary' as critical categories, contributors to this volume explore the philosophical and literary import of Carol Shields's writing, its complex play with genre and narrative technique, and its re-valuing of domesticity and gendered perspective...read more
By Marta Dvorak (editor) and Manina Jones (editor)

Hardcover:

9780773532205 | McGill Queens Univ Pr, April 1, 2007, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Claiming the 'ordinary' and 'extra-ordinary' as critical categories, contributors to this volume explore the philosophical and literary import of Carol Shields's writing, its complex play with genre and narrative technique, and its re-valuing of domesticity and gendered perspective.

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Product Description: Since the late 1970s, a subgenre of crime fiction, written by women and featuring a professional woman investigator, has exploded on the popular fiction market. Priscilla L. Walton and Manina Jones focus on this recent proliferation of women writers of detective fiction, providing the first book-length study of the historical and societal changes that fueled this popularity, along with insightful and entertaining readings of the texts themselves...read more

Paperback:

9780520215085 | Univ of California Pr, May 1, 1999, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: Since the late 1970s, a subgenre of crime fiction, written by women and featuring a professional woman investigator, has exploded on the popular fiction market.

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Product Description: Since the late 1970s, a subgenre of crime fiction, written by women and featuring a professional woman investigator, has exploded on the popular fiction market. Priscilla L. Walton and Manina Jones focus on this recent proliferation of women writers of detective fiction, providing the first book-length study of the historical and societal changes that fueled this popularity, along with insightful and entertaining readings of the texts themselves...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780520215078 | Univ of California Pr, May 1, 1999, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Since the late 1970s, a subgenre of crime fiction, written by women and featuring a professional woman investigator, has exploded on the popular fiction market.

Product Description: Explores a new genre of fiction, drama and poetry that self-consciously takes nonfiction documents such as photographs, advertisements, newspapers, and historical manuscripts into the literary text. Examining a number of recent Canadian writers, shows how they recontextualize the documents in order to question the historical record and to show the...read more

Hardcover:

9780802028716 | Univ of Toronto Pr, November 1, 1993, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Explores a new genre of fiction, drama and poetry that self-consciously takes nonfiction documents such as photographs, advertisements, newspapers, and historical manuscripts into the literary text.

Paperback:

9780802073709 | Univ of Toronto Pr, June 1, 1993, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Explores a new genre of fiction, drama and poetry that self-consciously takes nonfiction documents such as photographs, advertisements, newspapers, and historical manuscripts into the literary text.

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