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May they bloom

In the wake of the World Trade Organization’s ruling against Canadian magazines, some might predict a gloomy future for that… Read More »

Fun with cover copy

Did Knopf’s cover copy capture the essence of Ann-Marie MacDonald’s sweeping story of three Nova Scotian sisters? How well did… Read More »

From ridicule to respectability

You’ve come a long way, guy


• Lynne Stopkewich’s Kissed, the film adaptation of Barbara Gowdy’s story We So Seldom Look on Love (from the collection… Read More »

Angst wins the prize

Imagine approaching a publisher and saying you’d like to do a 240-page black-and-white children’s book based on existential questions. The… Read More »


A writer’s cri de coeurTo the editor:Once again Quill & Quire has managed to depress me. I am an unpublished… Read More »