Dr. Reinhold Kramer

B.A. (Winnipeg), M.A., Ph.D. (Manitoba)

Reinhold Kramer lectures on Canadian Literature, Postmodernism, Literary Theory, Commonwealth Literature, and Film.






Are We Postmodernism Yet? And Were We Ever?  New York:  Palgrave Macmillan, 2019, 328 p.

Review in University of Toronto Quarterly 91:3 (August 2022): 262-4



with Tom Mitchell, When the State Trembled: How A.J. Andrews and the Citizens Committee Broke the Winnipeg General Strike. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2010, 423 p.

Short-listed,  2011 John W. Dafoe Book Prize
Excerpts in National Post, 19, 20, 21, 22 October 2010
Review in Winnipeg Free Press, 9 October 2010
Review in Canadian Journal of Political Science

Mordecai Richler: Leaving St. Urbain.  Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2008, 483 p.

Named one of CBC’s Top 100 pop culture mementoes of 2008
Winner,  Canadian Jewish Book Award 2009, Scholarly Category
Winner, Gabrielle Roy Prize
Review in Globe & Mail, 26 April 2008
Excerpt in Globe & Mail, 26 April 2008, A1, F1, F8
Review in  Canadian Literature, #207 (Winter 2010): 103-7
Review in Montreal Review of Books

French translation, Mordecai Richler:  Entre séduction et provocationtrans. Geneviève Deschamps, Québec City:  Septentrion, 2011.

Walk Towards the Gallows cover


with Tom Mitchell, Walk Towards the Gallows: The Tragedy of Hilda Blake, Hanged 1899. Don Mills, ON: Oxford University Press, 2002, 311 p.  Reprinted University of Toronto Press, 2007.

Winner,  2002 Margaret McWilliams Award
Review in  English Studies in Canada


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Scatology and Civility in the English-Canadian Novel. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1997, 224 p.

Review in  Modern Fiction Studies
Shortlisted, Raymond Klibansky Prize