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Challenging Territory

The Writing of Margaret Laurence

Edited by Christian Riegel
How can we approach Margaret Laurence's writing in a postcolonial and postmodern age? Challenging Territory is a collection of essays that examine positionality across the range of Laurence's writing, from her early journalism through the fiction to the late nonfiction.

About the Author

Christian Riegel teaches Canadian literature, genre studies, and poetry at Campion College at the University of Regina. He is the editor of Challenging Territory: The Writing of Margaret Laurence and A Sense of Place: Re-evaluating Regionalism in Canadian and American Writing.

Reviews

"This book will add significantly to our understanding of one of Canada's most important writers." Kristjana Gunnars

"Challenging Territory consists of essays that give various insights into [Margaret Laurence's] fiction as well as her journalistic and political work. The contributions, carefully selected and organised, reflect a wide range of issues, from coloniality and postcoloniality, gender and power, to psychological, cultural, and sociopolitical aspects that affected Margaret Laurence's writing." Angela Spereng, Canadian Literature

9780888642899 : challenging-territory-riegel
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282 Pages
$24.95 USD

Other Titles by Christian Riegel

Response to Death

edited by Christian Riegel, foreword by Jonathan Hart
Feb 2005 - The University of Alberta Press, an imprint of University of Alberta Press
$38.99 USD - Paperback / softback

A Sense of Place

edited by Christian Riegel, Herb Wyile
Mar 1998 - The University of Alberta Press, an imprint of University of Alberta Press
$16.95 USD - Paperback / softback