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Tiger in The Skull

New and Selected Poems, 1959-1985

by (author) Douglas Lochhead

Publisher
Goose Lane Editions
Initial publish date
Jan 1986
Category
Canadian
  • Hardback

    ISBN
    9780864920720
    Publish Date
    Jan 1986
    List Price
    $12.95

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Description

Tiger in the Skull makes available for the first time in a single volume the range, substance, and variety of Lochhead's work.

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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