When Words Deny the World (Paperback)

By Stephen Henighan

Porcupine's Quill, 9780889842403, 211pp.

Publication Date: March 15, 2002

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Takes on the decade of the 1990s, when Canadian writing became, before all else, a commercial enterprise. This book talks about the reputations of Timothy Findley, Barbara Gowdy, Anne Michaels, Carol Shields, Michael Ondaatje. It deals with the impact of globalization on the way Canadians write and publish.