Fictionally Queer in the 18th Century

With Pride Month just around the corner, I started to look for books that are a little bit (or in some cases, a lot) queer to read and review. I started at my public library, checking what they had listed. There are actually quite a few that I decided to check out. Some are classics …

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Perusing Historical Fiction

History tells us what people do; historical fiction helps us imagine how they felt. - Guy Vanderhaeghe For this book review, I'm moving from the memoir of a Saskatchewan man to a fictionalized account of brave rebellion against the might of Rome in Terrance D. Williamson's The Pagan & The Jew: The Jewish Rebellion against the Roman Empire. I …

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