David Carpenter

In writing a novel you're trying to catch the glitter and surface of the society you've created. You're trying to catch the surface of reality in all kinds of ways; but the real action is below the surface.

You're sending out your word, your lines, and you're trying to plumb the depths without knowing exactly what's down there.



The Literary History of Saskatchewan


The Literary History of Saskatchewan

   Carpenter has gone back to his scholarly beginnings to bring together a series of essays on literary writing in Saskatchewan.

These essays, written by more than a dozen luminaries from across the country, and one by Carpenter himself, make up the first volume of The Literary History of Saskatchewan.



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