Quill and Quire

Writing life

By Lorna Jackson

The conceit behind Lorna Jackson’s slim new volume of fiction is a series of phony encounters between an unnamed middle-aged female interviewer and eight celebrities culled mainly from the worlds of hockey and literature, including ... Read More »

August 28, 2008 | Filed under: Fiction: Novels


A HISTORY OF SUCCESS: Not content to merely chronicle the history of reading across time and cultures, Alberto Manguel has embarked on a new, equally ambitious project: a history of love and hate. Having dispensed ... Read More »

November 6, 2003 | Filed under: Opinion, Writing life