Other Americas


Once again Keith was following older brother Don, as he had all his life — but this time it was to a dangerous rendezvous in Colombia. Leaving the Ottawa Valley farm for the poverty and violence of Bogota, Keith gains a new perspective on his life, his home and country, and their roles in the world. With meticulous detail, this dazzling first novel exposes social, political and economic problems in the "other Americas" of Canada and Colombia.

About the Author

Stephen Henighan

Posted by Kendra on December 6, 2014

Stephen Henighan

Stephen Henighan is the author of four books of fiction, including The Places Where Names Vanish and North of Tourism. His short fiction has been published in journals and anthologies in Canada, Great Britain, Europe, and the United States. Recently he published the controversial When Words Deny the World: The Reshaping of Canadian Writing.