British Journal of Canadian Studies

SCREENING L.M. MONTGOMERY: HERITAGE, NOSTALGIA AND NATIONAL IDENTITY

British Journal of Canadian Studies (2004), 17, (2), 186–196.

Abstract

I don't know why I keep on going to see my favourite books screened. The result is always a disappointment. (Montgomery, Selected Journals, vol. 111: 26)

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