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Descant Arts & Letters Foundation

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Descant Arts & Letters Foundation

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In 1970 the Graduate English Association at the University of Toronto published the first issue of Descant, a journal devoted to creative writing, graphic arts and critical reviews. Jane Shen was the first editor; Karen Muhallen edited the journal from 1973 to the present. Descant is published with the assistance of the Canada Council and Ontario Arts Council. Additional information available in The Oxford companion to Canadian Literature, 2nd ed., p. 289-290.


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