Quebec Studies

Articles from Vol. 41, Spring-Summer

Alexis Lefrancois Ou le Prisme Des Fuites
Talent emergeant des annees 1970, Alexis Lefrancois constitue un "cas" litteraire atypique. Ne en Belgique sous le nom d'Ivan Steenhout, il sejourne en Allemagne, en Grece puis, plus tard, dans divers pays d'Afrique. Emigre au Canada en 1965, il s'integre...
Blum, Rony. Ghost Brothers, Adoption of a French Tribe by Bereaved Native America: A Transdisciplinary Longitudinal Multilevel Integrated Analysis
BLUM, RONY. Ghost Brothers, Adoption of a French Tribe by Bereaved Native America: A Transdisciplinary Longitudinal Multilevel Integrated Analysis. Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen's UP, 2005. Pp. 448. ISBN 0-7735-2828-8. In Ghost Brothers,...
Breaking the Silence: An Interview with Marie-Celie Agnant
Haitian-born writer Marie-Celie Agnant has been living in Montreal for over thirty-five years. During this time, she has been recognized for her social activism and has become an important and respected figure in contemporary francophone literature....
Chartier, Daniel. Dictionnaire Des Ecrivains Emigres Au Quebec, 1800-1999
CHARTIER, DANIEL. Dictionnaire des ecrivains emigres au Quebec, 1800-1999. Montreal: Editions Nota bene, 2003. Pp. 367. ISBN 2-89518-139-X. Along with other recent works such as Clement Moisan and Renate Hildebrand's Ces etrangers du dedans: Une...
Courting Cartier: English-Canadian Prime Ministers and Their Quebec Lieutenants
Introduction As pundits and observers speculated on a possible Conservative government during the recent 2006 Canadian general election, the question frequently arose: Who would represent Quebec in a Conservative-led federal cabinet? With the Tories...
Dion, Robert, Hans-Jurgen Lusebrink, et Janos Riesz. Ecrire En Langue Etrangere. Interferences De Langues et De Cultures Dans le Monde Francophone
DION, ROBERT, HANS-JURGEN LUSEBRINK, et JANOS RIESZ. Ecrire en langue etrangere. Interferences de langues et de cultures dans le monde francophone. (Les Cahiers du centre de recherche en litterature quebecoise 28) Quebec: Editions Nota bene, 2002....
Editor's Note
Sometimes, life simply gets in the way of scholarship and we have to make alternate plans. This issue of Quebec Studies is a case in point. While several of the special dossiers now in the works have been delayed, we are pleased to bring you an interesting...
Imbert, Patrick, Editor. Consensual Disagreement: Canada and the Americas
IMBERT, PATRICK, editor. Consensual Disagreement: Canada and the Americas. Ottawa: U Ottawa P, 2005. Pp. 102. ISBN 0-88927-277-8. Patrick Imbert has provided a short monograph advancing the argument that Canada is grounded, and advantageously so,...
Integrating Quebec History into the Curriculum
Introduction This article is intended to suggest ways to introduce American university students to Quebec history. Rather than giving a general presentation of Quebec historiography, we will begin by indicating how to show young Americans that Quebec...
Kwaterko, Jozef (Dir.) L'humour et le Rire Dans Les Litteratures Francophones Des Ameriques
KWATERKO, JOZEF (dir.) L'humour et le rire dans les litteratures francophones des Ameriques. (Itineraires et Contacts de cultures 36). Paris: L'Harmattan, 2005. Pp. 198. ISBN 2-296-00242-0. Dans ce recueil reunissant des articles portant sur les...
O'neill-Karch, Mariel et Pierre Karch, Editeurs. Theatre Comique De Regis Roy (1864-1944)
O'NEILL-KARCH, MARIEL et PIERRE KARCH, editeurs. Theatre comique de Regis Roy (1864-1944). (Collection Voix retrouvees 8) Ottawa: Editions David, 2006. Pp. 360. ISBN 2-89597-055-2. ISBN 2-89597-055-6. Le present volume reunit l'integralite du theatre...
Sicotte, Helene and Michele Grandbois. Clarence Gagnon 1881-1942: Dreaming the Landscape
SICOTTE, HELENE and MICHELE GRANDBOIS. Clarence Gagnon 1881-1942: Dreaming the Landscape. Quebec: Les Editions de l'Homme, 2006. Pp. 431. ISBN 2-7619-2208-5. Since John Porter's appointment in the early 1990s as director of the Musee national des...
Tremblay, Manon. Quebecoises et Representation Parlementaire
TREMBLAY, MANON. Quebecoises et representation parlementaire. Quebec: PU Laval, 2005. Pp. 328. ISBN 2-7637-8239-6. Introducing Quebecoises et representation parlementaire, Manon Tremblay writes that "le temps etait venu de faire le point sur l'etat...
Une Lecture Sociologique De Putain Ou la Demystification De la Femme Corps-Sexe
En 2001, Nelly Arcan fit une entree fulgurante sur la scene litteraire quebecoise en signant Putain; oeuvre se situant dans le passage entre la fiction et la realite et ou l'auteure, la narratrice et le personnage principal se confondent. Ce recit...
Un Interview Avec Loco Locass
Loco Locass est un groupe rap quebecois compose de trois membres: Batlam, Biz, et Chafiik. Biz et Batlam sont originaires de la capitale, Chafiik de Montreal. Loco Locass est actuellement le seul groupe rap quebecois vivant de sa musique. Au Quebec,...