Granta 141: Canada

Category: Book
Edited By: Thien, Madeleine
Series: The Magazine Of New Writing
Subject:  FICTION / Anthologies (multiple authors)
  LITERARY COLLECTIONS / General
Publisher: Granta Publications
Published: October 2017
Format: Book-paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 8.26in x 5.70in x 0.00in
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From The Publisher*In this special issue of Granta, we celebrate the diversity of social, political and literary life in Canada. Edited by Catherine Leroux and Madeleine Thien This special issue unravels the idea of Canada, a young nation settled on land that carries 14,000 years of Indigenous history. From its global cities to the Arctic Circle, from the ongoing story of Indigenous civil rights movements to the state of languages under pressure, the writers in Granta 141 upend the ways we imagine land, reconciliation, truth and belonging, revealing the histories of a nation's future. One hundred and fifty years after its confederation, Canada, spanning six time zones and a vast geography dramatically impacted by climate change, is embarking on a charged conversation to uncover what has been, and what begins.
Review Quote*'A stunning contribution to contemporary literature', Newsweek 'An excellent publication, by far the most professional operation this side of the Atlantic', New Statesman
Biographical NoteSigrid Rausing is Editor and Publisher of Granta magazine and Publisher of Granta and Portobello Books. She is the author of History, Memory and Identity in Post-Soviet Estonia: The End of a Collective Farm and Everything is Wonderful, which has been translated into four different languages.