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(RICHARDS, David Adams). David Adams Richards : Essays on His Works. Edited by Tony Tremblay. Toronto : Guernica, 2005. First Edition. Pp -159,(1). 12mo (108 x 178 mm), photo-illustrated glossy grey cardcovers with yellow and white lettering to front cover, with black lettering to yellow spine.
No 16 in the Writers Series.
David Adams Richards, C.M., O.N.B. (b. October 17, 1950, Newcastle, New Brunswick).
Michael Anthony 'Tony' Tremblay (b. 1962) was teaching in Fredericton at the time of publication.
"David Adams Richards is one of Canada's foremost writers. A writer of poetry, short fiction, screenplays, nonfiction, essays and polemics, Richards' most prodigious work thus far has been as a novelist. With fifteen books and all of the major Canadian literary prizes to his credit, Richards is still relatively unknown by the reading public. This collection, the first book-length study of Richards' work, is meant to remedy that situation. Richards' interview with the editor and opening essay situate his own beginnings as a writer and his dogged persistence in staying the course."
Tremblay's Introduction: Richards Among His Readers.
David Adams Richards's "Remembering My Evaluators While Packing to Leave Home."
Tony Tremblay's "An Interview with David Adams Richards."
Wayne Curtis's "A Lad Around Town."
Margo Wheaton's "Hunting Richards' Novels Down."
William Connor's "Small Heroics."
Inge Sterrer-Hauzenberger's "The Things of the Heart."
Fred Cogswell's "Academics and Mavericks."
Frances MacDonald's Women in Richards' World."
Tony Tremblay's "Canada's Independent Intellectual."
Sheldon Currie's "David Adams Richards for the New Millennium."
Herb Wylie's "Laughs in the Desperate Hour."
Pamela Jo Boggs's "Already Blessed."
J. Russell Perkin's "Learning About the Crucifixion: The Religious Vision of For Those Who Hunt the Wounded Down."
Lawrence Mathews's "Richards Demonized: The Academy of Greenpeace."
Eric Trethewey's "The Beginnings of a Literary Friendship."
Alistair MacLeod's "On Staying the Course."
With a biographical note and bibliography.
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Title: David Adams Richards : Essays on His Works. First Edition
Publisher: Guernica, Toronto , 2005, ISBN:1550711997: 2005
ISBN Number: 1550711997
ISBN Number 13: 9781550711998
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