Since 1985, Elaine has contributed over 400 pieces in a variety of periodicals and scholarly works, Canadian and international, including the Montreal Gazette, Toronto Star, Globe and Mail, National Post, Vancouver Sun, Jerusalem Post, Saturday Night, Queen's Quarterly, Books in Canada, Quill & Quire, Poets & Writers, Lilith, Contemporary Literary Criticism, The Oxford Companion to Canadian Literature (Rev. ed), Canadian Children's Literature, Canadian Author, Prairie Fire, Matrix, Canadian Living, Homemaker's, Viewpoints, McGill News, Canadian Jewish News, Múlt és Jövö [Past and Future] (Budapest), Szombat [Sabbath](Budapest), etc.





Radio Documentaries

  • William Notman of Montreal, a documentary for CBC Ideas about William Notman, Canada's most successful photographer
  • Plunged into History/Plongée dans l’histoire, Essay for series Remembering the October Crisis/Souvenirs de la Crise d’Octobre, CBC/Radio-Canada special
  • The Godfather of Canadian Literature, two-hour documentary for CBC Ideas about Robert Weaver, Canada’s great literary impresario, editor, and anthologist, first aired February 12 and 13, 2008
  • The Tree of Life: A Portrait of Chava Rosenfarb, two-hour CBC Ideas documentary, first aired February 6 and 13, 2001
  • Journey to Vaja, radio adaptation of the book, Journey to Vaja, for CBC Ideas, first aired September 23, 1996