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Below are links to websites that may help to complete the activities in this educational resource.

Library and Archives Canada Websites
(accessed May 1, 2009)

Canadian Poetry Archive
A website featuring selected poems from over 100 early English- and French-language Canadian poets.

Canadian Writers
A virtual exhibition featuring eight Canadian writers, including manuscripts, photographs, journal entries, lists of books by and about highlighted writers, and related websites.

Guardians of the North: The National Superhero in Canadian Comic-Book Art
A virtual exhibition exploring Canadian comic book heroes and the careers of the artists who created them.

Literary Archives: A Guide to the Literary Fonds at Library and Archives Canada
A website featuring archival fonds from Canadian writers, as well as individuals and organizations active in fields related to literature.

Tales from the Vault! Canadian Pulp Fiction, 1940-1952
A virtual exhibition featuring pulp art covers, advertisements, text, six full-length issues on gender portrayal and relationships, racism, Canadian identity and language use.

External Websites

The opinions expressed in external websites do not necessarily represent those of Library and Archives Canada.

Aura Digital: "Une sémiotique à venir pour la cyberpoésie" (Available in French only)
An academic article by Matteo d'Ambrosio exploring the nature of electronic poetry.
http://cv.uoc.edu/~04_999_01_u07/ambrosio1.html
(accessed May 1, 2009)

CBC Radio-Poetry Face-Off 2009
A website featuring poetry face-off winners and finalists and their poems.
www.cbc.ca/poetryfaceoff/
(accessed May 1, 2009)

Holding a Poetry Slam
A website describing a "poetry slam" event organized by a teacher-librarian.
www.learnnc.org/lp/pages/poetryslam0610
(accessed May 1, 2009)

Hypertext Poetry and Web Art
A website featuring links related to poetry and literature.
www.hphoward.demon.co.uk/poetry/hypelink.htm
(accessed May 1, 2009)

Literary Terms
A website featuring a list of literary terms.
www.mala.bc.ca/~lanes/english/literms.htm
(accessed May 1, 2009)

Département d'Études françaises et hispaniques de l'Université Memorial (Available in French only)
A Web page featuring a list of literary terms.
www.ucs.mun.ca/~lemelin/termes.html
(accessed May 1, 2009)

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