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Poetry Canadian

Cape Enrage

poems on a raised beach

by (author) Douglas Lochhead

Publisher
Wolsak and Wynn Publishers Ltd.
Initial publish date
Apr 2001
Category
Canadian
  • Paperback / softback

    ISBN
    9780919897779
    Publish Date
    Apr 2001
    List Price
    $15.00

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Description

Cape Enrage is a brilliant collection from a long-respected figure in the Canadian literary landscape. Focussed on the Cape itself, the poetry is full of meditations both personal and natural.

About the author

In the spring of 2001, Douglas Lochhead received the Alden Nowlan Award for Excellence in English-language Literary Arts from the Lieutenant Governor of New Brunswick. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, a Member of the Order of Canada, the recipient of honorary doctorates from several universities, Professor Emeritus at Mount Allison University, Senior Fellow and Founding Librarian at Massey College, University of Toronto, and a life member of the League of Canadian Poets. After beginning his career as an advertising copywriter, he became a librarian, a professor of English, a specialist in typography and fine hand printing, and a bibliographer, scholar, and editor — indeed, he has characterized himself as “an unrepentant generalist.” At Mount Allison University, he was a founder and the director of the Centre for Canadian Studies, and he held the Edgar and Dorothy Davidson Chair in Canadian Studies.

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