BC Studies 147 (Autumn 2005)

BC Studies 147 (Autumn 2005)

Review Essay

Representing Downtown Eastside Vancouver

Issue BC Studies 147 (Autumn 2005)

by Dara Culhane (pgs: 109-113)

  • The Heart of the Community: The Best of the Carnegie Community Newsletter
    by Paul Taylor
  • Heroines
    by Lincoln Clarkes
  • The Door is Open: Memoir of a Soup Kitchen Volunteer
    by Bart Campbell

PDF - Culhane Review Essay, BC Studies 147, Autumn 2005


The Critic in the Rain

Issue BC Studies 147 (Autumn 2005)

by Robert Bringhurst (pgs: 103-107)

  • The Arbutus/Madrone Files
    by Laurie Ricou

PDF - Bringhurst Review Essay, BC Studies 147, Autumn 2005

Book & Film Reviews
Atlas of Pacific Salmon
Issue BC Studies 147 (Autumn 2005)

by Xanthippe Augerot

- Reviewed by Joseph Taylor (pg: 116-8)

The Wheel Keeper
Issue BC Studies 147 (Autumn 2005)

by Robert Pepper-Smith

- Reviewed by Gabriele Scardellato (pg: 132-4)



Todd McCallum is an assistant professor at Dalhousie University, where he misses having people with whom to talk about British Columbia.

William New is a poet, critic, and children's writer.  He is the author of such books as A History of Canadian Literature  (2nd ed.), Land Sliding, and Borderlands: How We Talk About Canada, and editor of Encyclopedia of Literature in Canada.  For several years editor of the critical quarterly Canadian Literature, he is currently Killam University Professor Emeritus at the University of British Columbia.  His recent books include Grandchild of Empire (on postcolonial irony), a long poem called Underwood Log, and (for children) Dream Helmet.

Dr. Parin Dossa is an Associate Professor of anthropology at Simon Fraser University. Her teaching and research interests include Diaspora and migration with a particular focus on feminist  ethnography, aging, health and disability.  Her ethnographic research has focused on Muslim women in Canada and on the coast of Kenya. She is the author of Politics and Poetics of Migration: Narratives of Iranian Women from the Diaspora and co-producer of two videos: New Voices: Ethnic Elders in Canada and Out of the Shadows: Narratives of Women with Development Disabilities.