Writers in Aspic

Edited by John Metcalf

A collection of writing by eight of Canada's best contemporary story writers presented in tandem with critical essays immediately following each story. Includes short fiction by Mavis Gallant, Hugh Hood, Alice Munro, Leon Rooke, and Clark Blaise, and criticism by Lawrence Mathews, W.J. Keith, Michael Darling and Robert Lecker.

Fiction 1998

John Metcalf was Senior Editor at the Porcupine's Quill Press until 2005, and is now Fiction Editor at Biblioasis. A scintillating writer and an almost magisterial editor and anthologist, he is the author of more than a dozen works of fiction and nonfiction, including Standing Stones: Selected Stories, Adult Entertainment, Going Down Slow and Kicking Against the Pricks. He lives in Ottawa with his wife, Myrna.

Out of print