A Few Essays on Other Topics

Armed Service Teeners Face a Life of Loneliness, But They Enjoy It

Is Beauty in the Eye of the Politically Incorrect? A Globe and Mail piece I wrote in 1991 about awareness of class, race, gender, and religion, etc., in responding to literature

Beyond Politics in Edward Bond’s Lear

The Collected Photographs of Billy the Kid (about Michael Ondaatje’s Collected Works)

Trusting the Untrustworthy (on Margaret Atwood’s The Edible Woman

John Fowles’s Variations in The Collector

The Sense of Unending: Joyce Carol Oates’s Bellefleur as an Experiment in Feminine Storytelling

Living in the Republic of Love: Carol Shields’ Winnipeg