Quill and Quire

Top Stories

Search Results by tag: Irish

By

Deux Voiliers Publishing open house featuring Brendan Ray, Stephen Lorne Bennett, Chris Turner, and Con Cu, Collected Works Bookstore, Ottawa (June 1, 7 p.m., free) Niagara Literary Arts Festival kicks off with readin...

June 1, 2012 | Filed under: Events

By

In response to the recent spat between Ukrainians and Russians over the true citizenship of Nikolai Gogol, The Guardian books blogger John Mullan questions the whole notion of countries laying claims of ownership on w...

April 1, 2009

By

Ontario playwright James Reaney died last week at the age of 81. Reaney, who was a poet and a professor as well as a playwright, lived in London, Ontario, and Southwestern Ontario was the backdrop…

June 17, 2008 | Filed under: Industry news

By

Ryan Bigge wasted no time in demonstrating his disdain for Leah McLaren's debut novel, The Continuity Girl, in his review for the Toronto Star on Sunday. After praising the typesetting as the novel's only virtue,…

February 13, 2006 | Filed under: Authors, Book news, Opinion