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André Brochu

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(b. 1942).

Born in Saint-Eustache, Quebec, he studied at the Université de Montréal, obtained his doctorate in Paris under Jean-Pierre Richard, and has since taught in the French...

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André Major

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(b. 1942).

Born in Montreal, he early became interested in separatist politics and was expelled from the Collège des Eudistes for his writings in leftist student publications. He...

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Criticism in French

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

The beginning of genuine French literary criticism in Canada coincides with the dawn of the twentieth century. It took more than a hundred years of patient development for French-Canadian...

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François Charron

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(b. 1952).

Born in Longueuil, Quebec, he began writing poetry in his teens; in 1975 he became interested in painting and has had several exhibitions. A member of the editorial ...

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Gérald Godin

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1938–94).

Born in Trois-Rivières, Quebec, he dropped out of school to work as a proof-reader for the newspaper Le Nouvelliste. Later he was employed as a reporter for Le Nouveau...

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joual

Overview page. Subjects: Literature — History of the Americas.

From the French word cheval (horse), ‘joual’ is the general term used to refer to the most colloquial variety of popular Quebec French, characterized by extensive lexical borrowing from...

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Léandre Bergeron

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(b. 1933).

He was born in Saint-Lupicin, Manitoba, and graduated from Collège Saint-Boniface (B.A., 1954). Teaching French and then obtaining a B.Ed. from the University of...

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Liberté

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1959– ).

Founded by Jean-Guy Pilon, it originally set out to become a ‘national magazine’, featuring contributions by writers—both French- and English-speaking—from across Canada...

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Paul Chamberland

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(b. 1939).

Born in Longueuil, Quebec, he was educated at the Séminaire St-Croix and the Collège St-Laurent. Later he studied philosophy at the Université de Montréal and in 1963...

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Raoul Duguay

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(b. 1939).

Born in Val d'Or, Quebec, he was the seventh of eleven children. When his fiddler father Armand Duguay died, Raoul was only five and was sent first to ...

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