Some of the best Canadian fiction of the twenty-first century has been produced by writers who made their names in the twentieth. We’ll look, among others, at one of the five collections Alice Munro has published since 2000.
To view the list of authors and books presented during this lectures, visit Handout from Lecture 1.
Gary Draper is a retired Associate Professor of English at St. Jerome's University in the University of Waterloo, where he taught courses in both early and contemporary Canadian Literature. He has been a book reviewer, a librarian, a poetry editor with Brick Books and a short-fiction editor with The New Quarterly. He is a member of the Culinary Historians of Canada, with a special interest in, and an extensive collection of, community cookbooks.