About this title: The Islands is a voyage through images of islands and water and an exploration of memory, ritual, grief and childhood. It is an important collection in the work of seminal feminist Qu?b?coise poet Louise Cotnoir, a writer who with Nicole Brossard, Louise Dupr? and France Theoret redefined how a strongly gendered language can be turned to feminist poetry.
Note: This is a general synopsis. Each listing is described below.