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Fantastic four A quartet of major novels from literary heavy-hitters: State of confusion Pasha Malla’s debut, the 2008 short-fiction collection The Withdrawal Method, won the Trillium Book Award. His debut novel, 2012’s People Park, was ... Read More »

January 30, 2017


Translations Québécois reveries In the May 26, 2015, issue of The New Yorker, writer Pasha Malla mused about the status of French-to-English translations in Canada. The occasion was a review of Maxime Raymond Bock’s short-story ... Read More »

July 25, 2016


Two sides of George Bowering One of Canada’s key postmodernists, co-founder of the influential literary journal TISH, Canada’s inaugural Parliamentary Poet Laureate, Governor General’s Literary Award winner, novelist, critic, historian, editor: there is very little ... Read More »

July 20, 2015 | Filed under: Preview


As Q&Q Omni goes on hiatus over the holidays (we’ll be back on Jan. 3 with our first newsletter of 2014), here is a roundup of some of the top news stories from 2013. JANUARY ... Read More »

December 19, 2013 | Filed under: Book news