19th century Scottish novelists cast a long shadow

Sir Walter Scott and Robert Louis Stevenson's reputations were created primarily by Hollywood

19th century Scottish novelists cast a long shadowDownload this column on Scottish novelists for your publication or website. Price starts at $8 Terms and Conditions of use TORONTO, ON Aug 19, 2015/ Troy Media/ - A recent newspaper feature on people’s early reading experiences reminded me of my own, in which two 19th century Scottish novelists – Sir Walter Scott and Robert…

Saul Bellow was born 100 years ago this month

To Canadians’ shame, Canada’s greatest novelist’s centenary has been met with silence

Saul Bellow was born 100 years ago this monthDownload this column on Saul Bellow for your publication or website. FREE Terms and Conditions of use HAMILTON, ON Jun 25, 2015/ Troy Media/ - Only a forgetful silence has marked this month’s centenary of the greatest of all Canadian-born novelists. Yet those who care to remedy such a state of affairs still have time…