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Author Davey, Frank, 1940-

Title When Tish happens : the unlikely story of Canada's "most influential literary magazine" / Frank Davey
Published Toronto : ECW Press, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (330 pages) : illustrations
Contents pt. 1. The tiger on the mountain -- pt. 2. Listen to the sound of it -- pt. 3. A Tish story -- pt. 4. Spreading Tish
Summary Chronicling the birth of Tish, the University of British Columbia?s poetry newsletter, this history describes the ideologies and devotion of its contributing poets and editors and the publication that followed. The evolution of this artistic venture, which represented a clear break from older Canadian poets and styles and a clash with entrenched Canadian cultural and political assumptions, is related by one of its founding members
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-330)
Notes Print version record
Subject Tish.
Canadian poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1554909449 (electronic bk.)
1554909589 (electronic bk.)
9781554909445 (electronic bk.)
9781554909582 (electronic bk.)