Juxtapositions

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Room vol 26.2: Juxtapositions
Edited by 
Lisa Manfield

"This sampling of works by Canadian and international women is itself a juxtaposition of styles, themes and voices-contrasts and colourful variations that can only be construed as a vibrancy of thought and expression. It's an undeniably essential dialogue to which we may all contribute and add our own opposing views."

About the Contributors 

Jacqueline Borowick, originally from Val d'Or, Quebec, graduated from McMaster University as a mature student and was appointed Presiding Bilingual Justice of the Peace in Toronto where she served for 15 years. Now retired, she devotes her time to writing and the study of languages. Her work has appeared in four anthologies..

jill stephanie morgyn was born in Dallas, Texas, and lived in London, Ontario, and Layou, St. Vincent, before finding her way to the Prairies in 1993. She is happy to have been claimed by this landscape, while still harbouring a longing for the sea.

Kari Strutt doesn't eat enough vegtables and watches too much late-night television. She prefers wind power over coal, and scrambled rather than poached. Her work has appeared in Grain, FreeFALL and on the CBC. She lives and works in Calgary, Alberta.

Maggie Ziegler is a psychotherapist, educator and writer currently living on Salt Spring Island in British Columbia. Another section of her memoir about her mother won honourable mention and publication in Prairie Fire's creative non-fiction contest.

In this issue

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  • Room 43.3 Neurodivergence: Collage construction featuring black and white architecture dotted with circular adornments and rectangular window grids.The architectures are both right-side-up and upside-down, challenging gravity while becoming their own planet - bonded together by sharp, clear crystal points and organic blooms of mustard-coloured minerals.
    Room 43.3, Neurodivergence
    Edited by Rachel Thompson

    In this issue:

    K. J. Aiello, Aeman Ansari, Annie Blake, Karmella Cen Benedito De Barros, Aimée Henny Brown, Megan Callahan, Conyer Clayton, Rachel D.L., Dorianne Emmerton, Lauren Ewald, Kate Finegan, Catherine Garrett, LHC, Safiya Hopfe, Madison Hyman, Claire Kelly, Terese Marie Mailhot, Elizabeth McGeown, Kate Mildew, Amy Newell, Lisa O’Neill, Ottavia Paluch, Ryan Rattliff, Nicole Robitaille, Michele Saint-Yves, Emi Sasagawa, L M Schmidt, A.K. Shakour, Jane Shi, Hilary Sideris, Nadia Siu Van, Erin Soros, Léa Taranto, Allison Bird Treacy, Sarah Williams, Lindsay Wong, A. Light Zachary

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