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Bibliography

 

Books

  • The Kappa Child. (novel) Calgary: Red Deer Press, 2001.
  • Chorus of Mushrooms. (novel) Edmonton: NeWest Press, 1994; translation into Hebrew, Zmora Bitan Publishers Ltd., Israel, 1997; U.K. edition, Women’s Press, London, 1997. 20th anniversary re-issue, NeWest Press, 2014. Winner of 1995 Commonwealth Writer’s Prize, Best First Book, Canada & Caribbean Region, and co-winner of the Canada Japan Book Award, 1995.
  • Hopeful Monsters: stories. Vancouver: Arsenal Pulp Press, 2004.

 

Young Adult

  • Half World. Toronto: Puffin Canada (Penguin), 2009.
  • Darkest Light (Spring, 2012).

 

Children’s Literature

  • The Water of Possibility. Regina: Coteau Books, 2002.

 

Short Fiction in Anthologies (Selected)

  • “Home Stay.” And Other Stories. Ed. George Bowering, Powell River, B.C.: Talon Books, 2001.
  • “From Across a River.” This Magazine (Winter 2001).
  • “The Pleasure of Pyjamas.” (excerpt from The Kappa Child) A Second Skin. U.K.: Women’s Press, Spring 1999. [Also translated for the Italian edition Seconda Pelle, Universale Economica Feltrinelli, 2001.]
  • “Drift.” Ms. Magazine 4.3 (Spring 1999).
  • “Excerpt from The Kappa Child.” Alberta Views 1.3 (Summer 1998).
  • “Excerpt from The Kappa Child.”Absinthe Magazine (Prairie Asians Issue) 10.1, (1998).
  • “Excerpt from Chorus of Mushrooms” Feast! Women Write About Food. U.K.: Women’s Press, 1996.
  • “Final Examination, Canadian Culture 201″ eye wuz here. Ed. Shannon Cooley, Douglas & McIntyre Ltd. Vancouver: 1996.
  • “Tales from the Breast.” Ms. Magazine (1996).
  • “Night.” Making a Difference, Canadian Multicultural Literature. Ed. Smaro Kamboureli. Don Mills: Oxford University Press, 1996.
  • “Stinky Girl.” Due West. Ed. Aritha van Herk. NeWest Press, Turnstone Press and Coteau Books, 1996.
  • “Tilting.” Boundless Alberta, Ed. Aritha van Herk. Edmonton: NeWest Press, 1993.
  • “Sparrows.” Grain (Fall 1992).
  • “Grandmother’s Sea.” Blue Buffalo (Summer 1992)

 

Critical Theory/Essays/Poetry

  • “Safari Dive.” (poem) Ribsauce. Ed. Taien Ng-Chan. Montreal: Vehicule Press, 2001.
  • “Not Your Ethnic Body.” (creative criticism) Threshold. Ed. Srdja Pavlovic. Edmonton: University of Alberta Press, 1999.
  • “Alien Texts, Alien Seductions: The Context of Colour Full Writing.” Literary Pluralities. Ed. Christl Verduyn. Peterborough: JCS-Broadview Press, 1998.
  • “Not Your Ethnic Body.” The Chiba University Canadian Studies Forum 3 (1997-98).
  • “Osmosis.” (prose poem) Millennium Messages: an anthology of Asian Canadian writing. Ed. Kenda Gee & Wei Wong. Edmonton: Asian Canadian Writers Workshop Society of Edmonton, 1998.
  • “Anatomy.” (poem) Prairie Fire 18.4 (Winter 1997).
  • “Translating the Self: Moving Between Cultures.” WestCoastLine (Fall 1996).
  • “Woman (a)Broad.” Contemporary Verse 2 19.1 (Summer 1996).
  • “The reversible skin.” (poem) Contemporary Verse 2 (Winter 1994).
  • “the body politic” (poetry) WestCoastLine 13/14 (Spring 1994).

 

Essays on the Work of Hiromi Goto

  • Beauregard, Guy. “Hiromi Goto’s Chorus of Mushrooms and the Politics of Writing Diaspora.” West Coast Line: a journal of contemporary writing and criticism. (1996).
  • West Coast Line: a journal of contemporary writing and criticism. (1996).
  • Libin, Mark. “Lost in Translation: Hiromi Goto’s Chorus of Mushrooms.” Canadian Literature 163 (Winter, 1999).
  • Miki, Roy. “Asiancy: Making Space for Asian Canadian Writing.” Privileging Positions: The Sites of Asian American Studies. Ed. Gary Y. Okihiro et al. Pullman: Washington State University Press, 1995. 135-151.
  • Sasano, Mari. “Words Like Buckshoot: Taking Aim at Notions of Nation in Hiromi Goto’s Chorus of Mushrooms.” Open Letter, De:Scribing Alberta, Part 2. (1998).
  • Pivato, Joseph. “Commentary: Chorus of Mushrooms,” Comparative Canadian Literature: Study Guide. Athabasca, AB: Athabasca University, 1996 and 2001.
  • Kong, Sook. “Trap Door to the Sublime: Hiromi Goto finds poetry in the horrific, beauty in the mundane.” (Interview.) Herizons 18.2 (Fall 2004): 28-31.