Review • Jeffery Donaldson / Shane Neilson

BOOK REVIEW by JEFFERY DONALDSON Shane Neilson’s Poker Face: The Manifesto of Fervourism The Manifesto of Fervourism  by Shane Neilson 
[A Ryga Chapbook, Okanagan College, 2015.]  From HA&L issue 8.2 Shane Neilson’s The Manifesto of Fervourism left me with one preoccupying question: At what point does a poker face become a form of disguised tongue-in-cheek? In short, … Continue reading Review • Jeffery Donaldson / Shane Neilson

Review • Céline / Gary Michael Dault

  BOOK REVIEW by Gary Michael Dault From HA&L issue 7.1 [NOTE: What follows is preliminary to any responsible, fully engaged reading of Céline’s novel, North. What follows is a textual pawing-of-the-ground, an extended gesture towards the book, a gesture alternately cocky and despairing. A readerly toe in the water. A clearing of the throat. In fact, in what … Continue reading Review • Céline / Gary Michael Dault