Recently published works by, or featuring, Arts & Humanities faculty:
This new 144-page publication includes 14 writers, a 10" vinyl record with 15 tracks, an 150" x 10" image insert with 113 full-colour images. Featuring 65 artists including faculty members David Merritt and Neil Klassen, plus an essay by Ben Portis on the Nihilist Spasm Band.
A special issue of the Journal Visual Studies on the theme of "Cold War visual alliances" guest-edited by Western Visual Arts faculty member Sarah Bassnett, Andrea Noble, and Thy Phu (English) is now available.
Murder City is the much-anticipated true crime book by Michael Arntfield, told partly in an epistolary format through the original notes, photographs, and teletype transmissions of a late detective, which details the social history of London and SW Ontario during an unprecedented three decades of serial homicide - many of the cases still unsolved. Ahead of publication, the book has already been optioned for network television as a prime time drama, details forthcoming.
Introduction to Forensic Writing is a book by Michael Arntfield that establishes a standard system of prose for criminal justice professionals, investigators, reporters, business and communication decision makers, and anyone who may be required to author original works that can or will end up being presented as documentary evidence or scrutinized in the courts and media.
The Purpose Pitch is a lauded collection of poems, many hilarious and some harrowing, by Kathryn Mockler. Drawing on a range of poetic styles and traditions, the collection cross-cuts between pop culture, contemporary politics, and the power of narrative to appeal to a wide variety of readers.
(Re)imagining Regionalism edited by Joel Faflak and Sky Glabush and featuring contributions from D. M. R. Bentley, Paul Butler, Joel Faflak, Robert Fones, Sky Glabush, Sky Goodden, Jason Hallows, Patrick Howlett, Madeline Lennon, Lucy Lippard, Patrick Mahon, Jason McLean, Robert McKaskell, Kim Neudorf, Judith Rodger and Ross Woodman. Read more
Family-Making: Contemporary Ethical Challenges. Edited by Carolyn McLeod; F. Baylis. Oxford,UK: Oxford University Press, 2014 (May). Read more.
Miranda Green-Barteet (ed.) recently published "Female Rebellion in Young Adult Dystopian Fiction" with Sara K. Day, Southern Arkansas University, USA and Amy L. Montz, University of Southern Indiana, USA, Ashgate, 2014. Read more
Alain Goldschläger (éd.) Image et images du Moyen Ȃge. Mélanges en l'honneur de Jacques Charles Lemaire. Orléans: Paradigme, 2014.
Jean Leclerc L'antiquité travestie et la vogue du burlesque en France. Réédition.Paris: Hermann, 2014.
Ileana Paul (éd.) Cross-linguistic Investigations of Nominalization Patterns. Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2014.
David Heap, Alena Barysevich et Alexandra D'Arcy. Proceedings of Methods XIV. Papers from the Fourteenth International Conference on Methods in Dialectology, 2011. New York: Peter Lang, 2013.
Jean Leclerc et Claudine Nédelec (éds.). Le burlesque selon les Perrault : œuvres et critiques. Paris: H. Champion, 2013.
Marilyn Randall, Les femmes dans l'espace rebelle. Histoire et fiction autour des Rébellions de 1837 et 1838. Montréal: Nota Bene, 2013
Jane Toswell, The Anglo-Saxon Psalter (Brepols, 2014).
Joel Faflak, Ed., Romanticism and the Emotions (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2014)
Joel Faflak, Ed., The Public Intellectual and the Culture of Hope (University of Toronto Press, 2014)
Thy Phu, Department of English and Writing Studies, recently published a new book Feeling Photography, co-edited with Elspeth Brown. Available now through Duke University Press, April 2014. Read more.
Christine Sprengler has recently published Hitchcock and Contemporary Art. This book introduces readers to the fascinating and diverse range of artistic practices devoted to Alfred Hitchcock's films. Available through Palgrave Macmillan April 2014. Read more
Kirsty Robertson from Visual Arts has co-written a book (with Laura Murray, Queen's University and Tina Piper, McGill University), Putting Intellectual Property in its Place: Rights Discourses, Creative Labour and the Everyday, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. Read more
Family-Making: Contemporary Ethical Challenges edited by Carolyn McLeod; F. Baylis. Oxford,UK: Oxford University Press, 2014 (May). Read more
Kant and Rational Psychology, Corey Dyck at Oxford University Press, 2014. Read more
Classifying Psychopathology: Mental Kinds and Natural Kinds, edited by Jacqueline Sullivan MIT Press, May 2014. Read more
Classical Studies professor Elizabeth Greene's photo of Roman shoes is featured in the current issue of National Geographic - Exploring History.
A number of our Visual Arts faculty, including Kelly Jazvac, Sky Glabush, Kelly Wood, Patrick Howlett, and Patrick Mahon are featured in the recent issue of Border Crossings Magazine (Volume No. 32, Issue 2: Special Venice Issue, May 2013) Read more
Pauline Wakeham and her co-editor Jennifer Henderson from Carleton on the publication of their new book, Reconciling Canada: Critical perspectives on the Culture of Redress (University of Toronto Press). Read More
Sky Glabush from Visual Arts is featured on the cover of the Spring 2013 issue of Canadian Art. Read More
John Leonard, Faithful Labourers: A Reception History of Paradise Lost, 1667-1970, Volumes 1 and 2 (Oxford UP, 2013). Read more
Charles Weijer, Anthony Skelton and Samantha Brennan from Philosophy have recently published Bioethics in Canada, a comprehensive introduction to bioethical issues that emphasizes Canadian policies, issues, and scholars. Oxford University Press, 2013. Read More