Articles Editor’s Note / Note du directeur Jonathan Hart 106 Rejuvenating T.S. Eliot’s The Waste Land Ghanim Samarrai 112 Ma Jian and Gao Xingjian: Intellectual Nomadism and Exilic Consciousness in Sinophone Literature Shuyu Kong 126 Alexeï Tsvetkov et Laurent Fourcaut : Renouvellement du sonnet amoureux Nadezda Vashkevich 147 Towards a Common Civilization: G. Lowes Dickinson, China, and Global Humanism Q.S. Tong 156 Review Article The Good and the Read: Literary Value and Readership in Canadian Literature Albert Braz 174 Comparative Literature in Canada / La littérature comparée au Canada A Brief Opening / Brève ouverture Jonathan Hart 183 You and Me: Relational Ontologies in Canadian Comparative Literature Lindsay R. Parker 187 La littérature comparée et son extension prochaine : les espaces vidéo-ludiques Tristan Bera 191 The Road Less Travelled: A Student’s Perspective on Exploring Uncharted Literary Terrain in Graduate Research Projects Alexandre Desbiens-Brassard 194 Meeting Ground: Considering the Place, Value and Choice of Comparative Literature Jacqueline Sloan Morgan 197 Critical Regionalism and the Goals of Comparative Literature Pushpa Acharya 201 The Nuances of Comparing or Justifying Comparative Literature Programs Juan Carlos Rodriguez 203 The Comparative Impetus: Thoughts on the Changing Landscape of Comparative Literature Christian Ylagan 206 Comparative Canadian Literature: A Testimony from Below Andrea C. Valente 209 On the State of Comparative Literature in Canada Avishek Ray 213 Towards a Globalectical Reading of Comparative Canadian Literature Asma Sayed 216 Comparative Literature and the Adjunct Jonathan A. Allan 220 Une nouvelle Weltanschauung : manifestation de l’esprit moderne dans l’art dramatique Sara Bressan 223 Shake Up, not Shake-Down: Comparative Literature as a Twenty-First Century Discipline Sheena Wilson 226