"Untitled" by Melissa Pelletier-Provencher

Welcome to volume 2 of Résonance, which we dedicate to Murielle (Nadeau) Martin (April 3, 1933-November 3, 2019), fiction editor Jane E. Martin's mother. Read Jane's introduction to this issue, and learn a bit about her mother here.


Dedication to Murielle (Nadeau) Martin, April 2, 1933-November 3, 2019
Jane E. Martin


Maine and Travel in Art: An Interview with Melissa Pelletier-Provencher
Jane E. Martin & Melissa Pelletier-Provencher


Bill Tremblay

Station Break
Chad Parenteau


The Dinner Party
Emilie-Noelle Provost

La lutte finale de Lucille LeBlanc
James Nolan & Marie-France Mourey

From Arnaudville to New Orleans
Lisanne Gamelin

Cajun Crabs
Marc T. Boucher

Mariage dans les nuages
Robert B. Perreault

Creative Non-Fiction

French School
Charles A. Gargiulo

Sister George and What's in a Name
Ernest Hebert

Elizabeth N. Kadetsky

Ste. Thérèse
Paul Marion


Connie Voisine, Five Books of Poetry (The Bower, And God Created Women, Calle Florista, Rare High Meadow of Which I Might Dream, & Cathedral of the North) (Poetry)
Review Essay by Abby Paige

David Surette, Malden (Poetry)
Review by Jeri Theriault

Ellen LaFlèche, Walking into Lightning (Poetry)
Review by Steven Riel

Sean Daniels, The Haunted Life, directed by Sean Daniels and christopher oscar peña (Theatre)
Review by David Greenham

Robert Foxcurran, with Michel Bouchard and Sébastien Malette, Songs Upon the Rivers: The Buried History of the French-Speaking Canadiens and Métis from the Great Lakes and the Mississippi across to the Pacific (Non-fiction/History)
Review Essay by David Vermette

Guillaume Teasdale, Fruits of Perseverance: The French Presence in the Detroit River Region, 1701-1815 (Non-fiction/History)
Review by James LaForest

Contributors' Notes