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Author Davey, Frank

Title When Tish Happens : the Unlikely Story of Canada's "Most Influential Literary Magazine."
Published Chicago : ECW Press, 2011


Description 1 online resource (344 pages)
Contents Cover; Copyright; Table of Contents; PART 1: The Tiger on the Mountain; Part 2: Listen to the Sound of It; Part 3: A Tish Story; Part 4: Spreading Tish; Selected Bibliography; Back Cover
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
Notes Print version record
Tish. fast (OCoLC)fst01794485
Subject Canadian poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism
Canadian poetry.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781554909582