No. 210 Spring 2020

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Open Season Awards

  • Joshua Whitehead, "Who Names the Rez Dog Rez?" (creative nonfiction)
  • Patrick Grace, "A Violence" (poetry)
  • Ajith Thangavelautham, "Moonbird" (fiction)
  • Manahil Bandukwala, "To ride an art horse"
  • Tania De Rozario, "Due to Unforeseen Circumstances | This Film Will No Longer Be Screened"
  • Ayaz Pirani, "Sat Panth"
  • Christine Wu, "Ginger Scallion Fish"
  • Hollie Adams, "Nice Girl"
  • Bradley Peters, "Forgive Me"
  • Kevin Shaw, "Red Fox at Blackfriars Bridge"
  • Rob Taylor, "Poems" and "One Lie"
  • Judy LeBlanc, "Rose"   
  • Melissa Spohr Weiss, "Gift in German Means Poison"
  • Joseph Dandurand, "Meant to overtake" and "I describe the feeling"
  • Zhu Jian, "The Whipping Top" and "Malantan Grassland" translated from the Chinese  by Yi Zhe
  • Zuo You, "The Hearing Aid" translated from the Chinese by Yi Zhe
  • Edward Carson, from Whereabouts
  • Matthew Gwathmey, "A High Frequency Words List"
  • Emi Kodama, "A forest of houses, a corridor of trees"
  • Emma Wunsch, "Notes on (Day) Camp: 1986"
  • Rachel Jansen, "Beth"
Creative Nonfiction
  • Glen Downie, "Nothing Happened"
  • Stephanie Harrington, "Fighter"
  • Poetry

  • Armand Garnet Ruffo, Treaty #
    (Hamilton: Buckrider, 2019)
    (Reviewed by Dallas Hunt)

    Sonnet L'Abbé, Sonnet's Shakespeare
    (Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 2019)
    (Reviewed by Alycia Pirmohamed)

    Roy Miki, Flow: Poems Collected and New, edited by Michael Barnholden 
    (Vancouver: Talonbooks, 2018)
    (Reviewed by Kevin Irie)

    Adele Wiseman, The Dowager Empress, edited by Elizabeth Greene 
    (Toronto: Inanna, 2019)
    (Reviewed by Hollay Ghadery)


  • Toward the North: Stories by Chinese Canadian Writers, edited by Hua Laura Wu, Xueqing Xu, Corinne Bieman Davies   (Toronto: Inanna, 2018)
    (Reviewed by Jane Shi)

    Bawaajigan: Stories of Power, edited by Nathan Niigan Noodin Adler and Christine Miskonoodinkwe Smith  
    (Holstein: Exile Editions, 2019)
    (Reviewed by Alana Sayers)

    Cathy Stonehouse, The Causes 
    (St. John's: Pedlar, 2019)
    (Reviewed by Cynthia Flood)


  • Jan Zwicky, The Experience of Meaning 
    (Montreal: McGill-Queen's, 2019)
    (Reviewed by Concetta Principe)

  • Jennilee Marigomen, Hanging Moon, 2018
    Photograph (digital)
    Collection of the Artist
Contributor Notes     Coming soon.