After Canaan: Essays on Race, Writing, and Region

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Price
$18.95  $17.62
Publisher
Arsenal Pulp Press
Publish Date
Pages
176
Dimensions
5.5 X 7.9 X 0.7 inches | 0.7 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781551523743

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About the Author

Wayde Compton is a Vancouver writer whose previous books are the poetry collections 49th Parallel Psalm and Performance Bond and the anthology Bluesprint. He and Jason de Couto perform turntable-based sound poetry as a duo called the Contact Zone Crew. He teaches English at Emily Carr University and Coquitlam College in Vancouver.

Reviews

"After Canaan offers an alternative epistemology for thinking about race ... [It] engages critically and materially with race in a way that hasn't been done before." --Quill and Quire (STARRED REVIEW)

"Compton has assembled a varied and nuanced set of essays reflecting on the varied and nuanced state of being black." --The Tyee
"After Canaan offers an alternative epistemology for thinking about race ... [It] engages critically and materially with race in a way that hasn't been done before." --Quill and Quire (STARRED REVIEW)

"Compton has assembled a varied and nuanced set of essays reflecting on the varied and nuanced state of being black." --The Tyee