The Canadian Literary Centre consists of book and reference content from Essays on Canadian Writing Press (ECW Press). ECW Press also provides several individual monographs and biographies, essays and literary criticism. The database includes book reviews, essays, author biographies, and much more.
Canadian Literary Centre features full text sources such as:
Canadian Fiction Studies
Canadian Biography Series
Canadian Writers and Their Works (Poetry and Fiction Series)
ECW's Biographical Guide to Canadian Novelists
ECW's Guide to Canadian Poets
George Woodcock's Introduction to Canadian Fiction
George Woodcock's Introduction to Canadian Poetry
The Annotated Bibliography of Canada's Major Authors
Essays on Canadian Writing, Books in Canada
Quill & Quire, Textual Studies in Canada
University of Toronto Quarterly.
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