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He doesn't have any experience but if we hire him on, we train him the way we want. Together, these migrants constitute a Newfoundland diaspora.

The governing Liberals

Advertisement Its population shrinking, Newfoundland and Labrador aims to lure back diaspora The flag of Newfoundland and Labrador is seen in this undated file photo. Pratt and the stories and essays of the Montreal-based magazine The Atlantic Guardian. This diaspora plays a part in defining Canada even as it looks beyond the borders of Canada as a literary community. Michael Collins Jennifer Bowering Delisle.

This book argues that much of Newfoundland's current literary production is also a result of, or a response to, diaspora. But that moment has passed. This migrant literary tradition can be traced back to the early twentieth century and the poetry of E. Mapping the Literature of Out-Migration.

Still, he'd jump at the chance to move back if a decent job was waiting, he said. The prefatory material and introduction have a lot of difficult work to do.

And as the province looks for new developments of similar scale, it's competing not just with other provinces but with other countries in the global market, Bernard said. The governing Liberals want to bring them back. You are not currently authenticated. After defending its theoretical premise in its first section, The Newfoundland Diaspora contains eight chapters in four further sections. His father, sister and many of his cousins now live in St.

Others have left in search of better education. This book examines how this diaspora has impacted Newfoundland literature, both as the subject of much of the work and as a condition from which many writers write.

And as the province

As all literary critics have experienced, it is difficult to find a way to trace the inner workings of a complex text, to show what it does and how it does it. They just want other people to say it.

Yet census data since then again show an annual population loss to out-migration. Professionals and artists have also left.