Volume 23, Number 2

Fall 2008

Contents

Leslie Harris
SHANE O'DEA

Beautiful Losers: The Flâneur in St. John's Literature
PAUL CHAFE

Sail versus Steam: Post 1863 Technological and Spatial Adaptation in the Newfoundland Seal Fishery
CHESLEY W. SANGER

Paternal Authority in Wayne Johnston's The Navigator of New York
FEVRONIA NOVAC

"It was a woman's job, I 'spose, pickin' dirt outa berries": Negotiating Gender, Work, and Wages at Job Brothers, 1940-1950
LINDA CULLUM

RESEARCH NOTE

Cultural Heritage Tourism along the Viking Trail: An Analysis of Tourist Brochures for Attractions on the Northern Peninsula of Newfoundland
CRAIG T. PALMER, BENJAMIN WOLFF, and CHRIS CASSIDY

REVIEW ESSAY

Rural Medical Lives and Times
J.T.H. CONNOR

REVIEWS

Jonathan Butler. Return of the Native
DOUGLAS IVISON

Randall Maggs. Night Work: The Sawchuck Poem
PAUL CHAFE

Amy Louise Peyton. River Lords, Father and Son: The Story of the Peytons and the River Exploits
ALLAN DWYER

Helen Fogwill Porter. Finishing School
MARIA JESUS HERNAEZ LERENA

Sarah Tilley. Skin Room
SHANNON FRASER

Folklore: An Emerging Discipline, Selected Essays of Herbert Halpert
W.F.H. NICOLAISEN

Rosemary Ommer and the Coasts Under Stress Research Project Team. Coasts Under Stress: Restructuring and Social-Ecological Health
JOHN SANDLOS

Essays in The History of Canadian Law, Vol IX, Two Islands: Newfoundland and Prince Edward Island
JONATHAN SWAINGER

Andy Jones. Letters from Uncle Val
JEFF A. WEBB

Paul Rowe. The Silent Time
SHARON PAJKA-WEST

Stuart Pierson. Hard-Headed and Big-Hearted: Writing Newfoundland
JERRY BANNISTER