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By Hugh Garner,Emily Robins Sharpe

Hugh Garner’s top Stories got the Governor General’s Literary Award for English-language fiction in 1963. the gathering includes twenty-four tales composed among the past due Nineteen Thirties and the early Sixties and displays the sizeable flux of the mid-century, from the nice melancholy to the Spanish Civil warfare, international struggle II, the Civil Rights flow, and second-wave feminism. Garner takes on concerns starting from anglophone–francophone clash in Canada to racism within the American South, from the disenfranchisement of First international locations humans to the mistreatment of the mentally disabled. most sensible tales isn't just outstanding for the devastating precision of its prose, but additionally for its contribution to the Spanish Civil battle literary canon. This re-creation brings brief fiction by way of Garner into dialog with the broader canon of Canadian and transnational leftist and proletarian literature.

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