About the Author

Robert Bringhurst

Robert Bringhurst is a poet, typographer and linguist, well known for his award-winning translations of the Haida storytellers Skaay and Ghandl, and for his translations of the early Greek philosopher-poet Parmenides. His manual The Elements of Typographic Style has itself been translated into ten languages and is now one of the world’s most influential texts on typographic design. Among his most recent publications is a pair of essay collections, The Tree of Meaning (GP, 2006) and Everywhere Being is Dancing (GP, 2007). Bringhurst lives on Quadra Island, off the British Columbia coast.

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Being in Being

Being in Being

Skaay of the Qquuna Qiighawaay
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Black Canoe

Black Canoe

Bill Reid and the Spirit of Haida Gwaii
by Robert Bringhurst
by (photographer) Ulli Steltzer
edition:Paperback
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Everywhere Being is Dancing

Everywhere Being is Dancing

Twenty Pieces of Thinking
edition:Hardcover
also available: Paperback
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Learning to Die

Learning to Die

Wisdom in the Age of Climate Crisis
edition:eBook
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Story as Sharp as a Knife, A

Story as Sharp as a Knife, A

The Classical Haida Mythtellers and Their World
edition:Paperback
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The Surface of Meaning

The Surface of Meaning

Books and Book Design in Canada
edition:Hardcover
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The Tree of Meaning

The Tree of Meaning

Thirteen Talks
edition:Paperback
also available: Hardcover
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Thinking and Singing

Thinking and Singing

Poetry and the Practice of Philosophy
edition:Paperback
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Tzuhalem's Mountain

edition:Hardcover
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Ursa Major

Ursa Major

edition:Paperback
also available: Paperback
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This is What They Say

This is What They Say

Stories
edition:Paperback
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Solitary Raven

Solitary Raven

The Essential Writings of Bill Reid
edition:Paperback
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The Griffin Poetry Prize 2014 Anthology

The Griffin Poetry Prize 2014 Anthology

A Seletion of the Shortlist
edition:Paperback
also available: eBook
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Nine Visits to the Mythworld

Nine Visits to the Mythworld

Ghandl of Qayahl Llaanas
by Ghandl
translated by Robert Bringhurst
edition:Paperback
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