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Postscript: Writing After Conceptual Art
Postscript: Writing After Conceptual Art

Edited by Andrea Andersson

Postscript is the first collection of writings on the subject of conceptual writing by a diverse field of scholars in the realms of art, literature, media, as well as the artists themselves

Available Dec 2017
Crisis Communication in Canada
Crisis Communication in Canada
By Duncan Koerber

Crisis Communication in Canada offers a unique scholarly and professional contribution, synthesizing recent research and providing a context for practical advice.

Available Sep 2017
Narratology: Introduction to the Theory of Narrative, Fourth Edition
Narratology: Introduction to the Theory of Narrative, Fourth Edition
By Mieke Bal

Providing insights into how readers interpret narrative texts, Narratology: Introduction to the Theory on Narrative, Fourth Edition, is a guide for students and scholars seeking to analyze narratives of any language, period, and region with clear, systematic, and reliable concepts.

Published Aug 2017
The Gutenberg Galaxy
The Gutenberg Galaxy
By Marshall McLuhan

A must-read for those who inhabit today’s global village, The Gutenberg Galaxy is an indispensable road map for our evolving communication landscape.

Published May 2017
Classroom Action: Human Rights, Critical Activism, and Community-Based Education
Classroom Action: Human Rights, Critical Activism, and Community-Based Education
Edited by Ajay Heble

Building on the concept of a “teaching community,” Heble and his contributors explore what it might mean for teachers and students to reach outside the walls of the classroom and attempt to establish meaningful connections between the ideas and theories they have learned and the broader community beyond campus.

Published May 2017
Journalism in Crisis: Bridging Theory and Practice for Democratic Media Strategies in Canada
Journalism in Crisis: Bridging Theory and Practice for Democratic Media Strategies in Canada
Edited by Mike Gasher, Colette Brin, Christine Crowther, Gretchen King, Errol Salamon, and Simon Thibault
Journalism in Crisis addresses the concerns of scholars, activists, and journalists committed to Canadian journalism as a democratic institution and as a set of democratic practices.

Published Oct 2016
Digital Mosaic: Media, Power, and Identity in Canada
Digital Mosaic: Media, Power, and Identity in Canada
By David Taras
In Digital Mosaic, David Taras both embraces and challenges new media by arguing that coinciding crises bring exciting opportunities as well as considerable dangers to democratic life and citizen engagement in Canada.
Published Jan 2015
Publicity and the Canadian State: Critical Communications Perspectives
Publicity and the Canadian State: Critical Communications Perspectives
Edited by Kirsten Kozolanka

Bringing together contemporary Canadian analysis by scholars in a number of fields, this collection will be a welcome new resource for academics, public relations and policy professionals, and government communicators at all levels.

Published Feb 2014
Literature and Painting In Quebec: From Imagery to Identity
Literature and Painting In Quebec: From Imagery to Identity
By William J. Berg

Focusing on the interplay between nature and culture in landscape representation, Literature and Painting in Quebec contends that both have reflected and fashioned the meaning of French-Canadian nationhood.

Published Jun 2013
Remodelling Communication: From WWII to the WWW
Remodelling Communication: From WWII to the WWW
By Gary Genosko

Providing a dynamic, forward-looking reorientation towards a new universe of reference, Remodelling Communication makes a significant, productive contribution to communication theory.

Published May 2013