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Product Description: Lambda Literary Award finalistMichael V. Smith is a multi-talented force of nature: a novelist, poet, improv comic, filmmaker, drag queen, performance artist, and occasional clown. In this, his first work of nonfiction, Michael traces his early years as an inadequate male—a fey kid growing up in a small town amid a blue-collar family; a sissy; an insecure teenager desperate to disappear; and an obsessive writer-performer, drawn to compulsions of alcohol, sex, reading, spending, work, and art as many means to cope and heal...read more

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9780391040137, titled "The Subversion of Politics: European Autonomous Social Movements and the Decolonization of Everyday Life" | Prometheus Books, June 1, 1997, cover price $60.00 | also contains The Subversion of Politics: European Autonomous Social Movements and the Decolonization of Everyday Life | About this edition: George Katsiaficas provides a unique portrayal of direct-action European social movements in Italy, Germany, Holland, Switzerland, and Denmark from 1968 to 1996.

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9781551525778 | Arsenal Pulp Pr Ltd, May 5, 2015, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Lambda Literary Award finalistMichael V.

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9781402288791 | Sourcebooks Inc, February 4, 2014, cover price $14.99

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9780764966040 | Pomegranate, August 31, 2013, cover price $35.00

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Product Description: In 1971 Tor Forsberg was twenty-three and her life was at a crossroads. Having returned to Watson Lake in the Yukon after five years in Montreal, she found her art career at a standstill and the party life of a small town much too alluring...read more

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9781894759427 | Caitlin Pr, March 1, 2010, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In 1971 Tor Forsberg was twenty-three and her life was at a crossroads.

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Product Description: The Iskowitz Prize has been awarded to exceptional Canadian artists for over twenty years. This profusely illustrated publication is comprised of original essays on each recipient by a wide range of curators, gallery directors and critics...read more
By Jeanette Hlinka (introduced by) and Roald Nasgaard

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9780969400912 | Gershon Iskowitz Fndtn, December 15, 2009, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: The Iskowitz Prize has been awarded to exceptional Canadian artists for over twenty years.

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Product Description: The capitalism vs. communism feud between industrialist E.P. Taylor and his Communist artist brother Fred

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9780773533592 | McGill Queens Univ Pr, May 1, 2008, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The capitalism vs.

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9781551522371 | Arsenal Pulp Pr Ltd, September 30, 2008, cover price $27.95

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Product Description: In the author's sharing of his profound experiences and remarkable encounters both in the musical and philosophical-metaphysical realms the reader is offered rare, life-changing philosophical insights. A richly detailed journey of self-discovery and creativity in which storytelling and elevated language intermingle and are savored...read more

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9780919842687 | Pap/dvd edition (Kenneth G Mills Foundation, November 10, 2007), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: In the author's sharing of his profound experiences and remarkable encounters both in the musical and philosophical-metaphysical realms the reader is offered rare, life-changing philosophical insights.

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Product Description: Visual artist John Scott is perhaps best known for his Trans Am of the Apocalypse, a car with the entire Book of Revelation scratched onto it, which is on display at the National Gallery of Canada. As Ann MacDonald discovered when she began working with him, Scott's personal life is no less compelling...read more

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9781552450918 | Coach House Books, May 1, 2002, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Visual artist John Scott is perhaps best known for his Trans Am of the Apocalypse, a car with the entire Book of Revelation scratched onto it, which is on display at the National Gallery of Canada.

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Product Description: In 1947 Leonard and Reva Brooks left for Mexico where Leonard planned to study painting for a year. In Mexico they discovered a vibrant, sometimes even dangerous, society and a dynamic artistic community, unlike the mundane world they had left behind in Canada with its stale and unwelcoming artistic scene...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780773522985 | McGill Queens Univ Pr, November 1, 2001, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: In 1947 Leonard and Reva Brooks left for Mexico where Leonard planned to study painting for a year.

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Product Description: “Joyce Wieland is one of Canada’s greatest artists of the last half of the twentieth century.” — Pierre Theberge, director of the National Gallery of Canada. Joyce Wieland triumphed over what she called “obscene poverty” to achieve international celebrity as a painter, collagist, quiltmaker, and filmmaker, celebrated as Canada’s most important woman artist next to Emily Carr...read more

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9781550224764 | Ill edition (E C W Pr, September 1, 2001), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: “Joyce Wieland is one of Canada’s greatest artists of the last half of the twentieth century.

Miscellaneous:

9781554904761 | E C W Pr, September 1, 2001, cover price $11.95

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Product Description: Musician, artist, anti-smoker, ecological gadfly — here is Mendelson Joe’s story, in his own outrageous word. He believes that speaking out can make a difference, that women are the only hope for the future, and that there’s truth in a good blues song...read more

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9781550224269 | E C W Pr, April 1, 2001, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Musician, artist, anti-smoker, ecological gadfly — here is Mendelson Joe’s story, in his own outrageous word.

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Product Description: 1997, paperback edition, Quarry Press, Ontario, Canada. Oblong-format, 160 pages.

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9781550822120 | Ill edition (Quarry Pr, January 1, 1999), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: 1997, paperback edition, Quarry Press, Ontario, Canada.

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Product Description: Book by Gale Canada
By Roger Matuz (editor)

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9781896413464 | Gale Group, March 1, 1998, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Book by Gale Canada

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Product Description: In this illustrated biography of painter Alex Colville, Mark A. Cheetham charts the prodigious life and career of one of Canada's best-known artists. Both artist and public figure, Colville engages many worlds at once: painting and politics, creativity and business...read more

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9781550222401 | Large print edition (E C W Pr, March 1, 1997), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: In this illustrated biography of painter Alex Colville, Mark A.
9781550222067 | E C W Pr, March 1, 1994, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: In this illustrated biography of painter Alex Colville, Mark A.

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Product Description: Wild Garden is a tribute to an extraordinary life. Artist, educator, environmentalist, and political activist, dian marino had a profound effect on the lives of her students, colleagues, and friends. The book combines writings and personal reflections, art and graphic images, practical exercises, and teaching tools to convey a dynamic approach to participatory learning...read more

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9781896357133 | Between the Lines, January 31, 1997, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Wild Garden is a tribute to an extraordinary life.

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Product Description: Daylight in the Swamp is the bush memoirs of Selwyn Dewdney, a noted Canadian artist and recorder of native rock art. His two great loves, art and the Canadian north, come together in this book. His respect for native culture and art is reflected in his own work, his insight into native rock art, and his passion for canoeing and the northern experience...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781550022513 | Dundurn Pr Ltd, October 1, 1995, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Daylight in the Swamp is the bush memoirs of Selwyn Dewdney, a noted Canadian artist and recorder of native rock art.

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Product Description: A son's triumph through adversity and a father's grief transformed into a new relationship.

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9780889995277 | Robert Pope Foundation, August 1, 1995, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A son's triumph through adversity and a father's grief transformed into a new relationship.

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9780889151765 | Winnipeg Art Gallery, March 1, 1995, cover price $19.99

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Product Description: Book by Dey-Bergmoser, Olga, Coulter, Elizabeth J.

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9780889624672 | Reissue edition (Mosaic Pr, November 1, 1991), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Book by Dey-Bergmoser, Olga, Coulter, Elizabeth J.

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Traces the life of the naturalist, painter, and writer, describes his complex personality, and recounts his involvement in the founding of the Boy Scouts of America

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9780888944399 | Harpercollins, February 1, 1985, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Traces the life of the naturalist, painter, and writer, describes his complex personality, and recounts his involvement in the founding of the Boy Scouts of America

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Product Description: Book by Finley, Gerald

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9780802055842 | Univ of Toronto Pr, June 1, 1983, cover price $37.50 | About this edition: Book by Finley, Gerald

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9780772012098 | Irwin Pub, November 1, 1978, cover price $29.95

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