Linkage: Publishing seasons, Stella and genius


Alice Munro won the 2013 Trillium Book Award for her latest collection of short stories, Dear Life.

Criticism & Reviews

Natalize Zina Walschots reviews Chuck Klosterman’s I Wear The Black Hat.

Alice Munro is a genius, Jared Bland explains.

Publishing & Publicity

Anakana Schofield on the (often unpaid) work of publicizing a first novel.

In the wake of digital catalogues and a 24/7 news cycle, Judith Rosen explores whether traditional publishing seasons are outdated.

Books & Writing

Children’s author Mary-Louise Gay’s Stella is being immortalized on a collectible stamp by Canada Post.

A UK study “claims women are less informed than men about current affairs, particularly in liberal, egalitarian western countries.” Shannon Rupp takes a look at why this might be, and what can be done to change it.

About Nico Mara-McKay

Nico Mara-McKay is a freelance writer and poet living in Toronto. She can be found online at and on Twitter @plutopsyche.
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