Jason Purcell

Posts tagged with “canadian literature”

So excited to be discussing Dogs at the Perimeter by Madeleine Thien this month on Hello, Hemlock!


The third and final discussion of The Year of Finding Memory by Judy Fong Bates is up now! Jessica shares her thoughts and insights - a beautiful way to wrap up this month!

Have you read The Year of Finding Memory? If not, would you?

Interested in Canadian Literature? Check out the YouTube channel Hello, Hemlock, where we discuss one book a month and explore the offerings of great Canadian writers.

(Source: hello-hemlock)

Recently reviewed Lawrence Hill’s The Book of Negroes and discussed the issues of censorship that caused its title to be changed in the United States, Australia, New Zealand, and some European countries. I loved this novel. Have you read it?

Making exciting literary connections - Michael Ondaatje suggests to Alice Van Wart the compilation of Elizabeth Smart’s writing on gardening. This is my heaven.

From “Elizabeth’s Garden: Elizabeth Smart on the Art of Gardening”, edited by Alice Van Wart.