Argimou Joins Early Canadian Literature Series

Coming up next in the Early Canadian Literature series published by Wilfrid Laurier University Press: a new edition of S. Douglass S. Huyghue’s 1847 book Argimou: A Legend of the Micmac, with an afterword by Gwendolyn Davies, to be published in April 2017! Both an adventure-laced captivity tale and an impassioned denunciation of the marginalization of…

In Due Season Now Available

I’m pleased to announce the publication of the seventh volume in the Early Canadian Literature series published by Wilfrid Laurier University Press: Christine van der Mark’s In Due Season (1947), with an afterword by Carole Gerson and Janice Dowson (Simon Fraser University). First published in 1947, In Due Season broke new ground with its fictional representation of women and…

The Forest of Bourg-Marie and The Flying Years Now Available

I’m pleased to announce the publication of the fifth and sixth volumes in the Early Canadian Literature series published by Wilfrid Laurier University Press: S. Frances Harrison’s The Forest of Bourg-Marie (1898), with an afterword by Cynthia Sugars (University of Ottawa), and Frederick Niven’s The Flying Years (1936), with an afterword by Alison Calder (University…

Gilbert Parker’s The Seats of the Mighty Now Available from WLUP

I’m pleased to announce the publication of Gilbert Parker’s The Seats of the Mighty, the fourth volume in the Early Canadian Literature series published by Wilfrid Laurier University Press. The edition contains the complete text of the original 1896 edition, Parker’s introduction to the “Imperial Edition” of the novel, published in 1913, and a new…

Second and Third Volumes in Early Canadian Literature Series

I’m pleased to announce the publication of the second and third volumes of the Early Canadian Literature series published by Wilfrid Laurier University Press: an edition of Nellie L. McClung’s 1925 novel Painted Fires, with an afterword by Cecily Devereux, and an edition of George Copway’s 1850 book The Traditional History and Characteristic Sketches of…

First Volume in Early Canadian Literature Series

I’m pleased to announce the publication of the first volume in the Early Canadian Literature series by Wilfrid Laurier University Press: an edition of Ralph Connor’s 1909 novel The Foreigner, with an afterword by Daniel Coleman. Several more volumes will follow later this year. First published in 1909, The Foreigner comes from the pen of…

Early Canadian Literature Series: Forthcoming Titles by Parker and Harrison

Wilfrid Laurier University Press released earlier this week their Spring–Summer 2014 catalogue, which includes the fourth and fifth books in the Early Canadian Literature series: Gilbert Parker’s The Seats of the Mighty, with an afterword by Andrea Cabajsky, and S. Frances Harrison’s The Forest of Bourg-Marie, with an afterword by Cynthia Sugars. These will be…

Announcing the Early Canadian Literature Series

I am very pleased to announce the creation of the Early Canadian Literature series, to be published by Wilfrid Laurier University Press: The Early Canadian Literature Series returns to print rare texts deserving restoration to the canon of Canadian texts in English. Including novels, periodical pieces, memoirs, and creative non-fiction, the series showcases texts by…