Volume 27, Number 1 (2012)

Table of Contents

Front Matter


“A real record for all time”: Newfoundland and Great War Official History
Melvin Baker, Peter Neary
Fogo Island Arriving: An Anti-Essentialist Reading of the Production of Place
Daniel Banoub

Research Notes

The Reinvention and Performance of Traditional Newfoundland Foodways in Culinary Tourism in the Bonne Bay Region
Kristen Lowitt


P.A. Clutterbuck on Morley Richards and the Record of the Commission of Government, 1939
Peter Neary
“... to prevent confused or over-optimistic thinking and possible disappointment”: Brian Dunfield and the Slum Clearance Problem in St. John’s, Newfoundland, 1944
C.A. Sharpe

Review Essays

The Prehistory of Port au Choix: History, Cultures, and Landscapes
William W. Fitzhugh


Joel Thomas Hynes. Straight Razor Days
Adam Beardsworth
Ronald Rompkey, éd. Les Français à Terre-Neuve: un lieu mythique, une culture fantôme.
Edwin Bezzina
Agnes Walsh. Answer Me Home: Plays from Tramore Theatre.
Michael Nolan
Alan F. Williams. John Guy of Bristol and Newfoundland: His Life, Times and Legacy, edited by W. Gordon Handcock, and Chesley W. Sanger.
Richard Stone