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Virgins, slavery, and rejection

Awards Congratulations to Alice Munro, winner of the 2013 Nobel Prize in Literature for “master of the contemporary short story.” Munro is the 13th woman to win the prize since 1901, and the first Canadian woman to do so. Congratulations … Continue reading

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Linkage: Alice Munro, gendered covers and cancelled subscriptions

Criticism & Reviews Christian Lorentzen dismisses Alice Munro in the London Review of Books, and Kyle Minor rises to her defence, criticising the critic and his method of approach. Books & Writing Port Magazine recently published a cover featuring six … Continue reading

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Linkage: Scaring men, tech-savviness, and motherhood

Awards Congratulations to AM Homes, winner of the 2013 Women’s Prize for Fiction for May We Be Forgiven. Congratulations to Rachel Rose, winner of the 2013 Pat Lowther Memorial Award for Song and Spectacle, and to Gillian Savigny, winner of … Continue reading

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