2017, February –Book releaseE.J. Pratt: Letters, edited by Elizabeth Popham* and David G. Pitt (University of Toronto Press). pratt-letters‘This edition of E.J. Pratt’s letters is the final volume in the Collected Works series. Because of Pratt’s role in the making of Canadian culture between and after the World Wars, his correspondence highlights key moments in our cultural history and provides a view of the enterprise from its very centre…. Pratt’s correspondence both confirms the public persona of one of Canada’s first literary celebrities and provides glimpses of the private character behind the mask.’

2016, November 30 – Book release: The Art of P.K. Irwin: Observer, other, Gemini by Michèle Racrackham-hallkham Hall* (The Porcupine’s Quill). ‘In The Art of P. K. Irwin, Michèle Rackham Hall investigates the artist’s creative development and examines the exotic locales and the wealth of accomplished peers who helped shape Irwin’s artistic output. With rich biographical detail and extensive reference to Irwin’s lyrical life writing, The Art of P. K. Irwintakes readers along on the artist’s journey toward her own aesthetic, one in which “place was her most potent muse, and exile her most fertile state.”‘

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