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Donald Winkler

Donald Winkler was born in Winnipeg, graduated from the University of Manitoba, and did graduate study at the Yale School of Drama. From 1967 to 1995 he was a film director and writer at the National Film Board of Canada in Montreal, and since the 1980s, a translator of Quebec literature. In 1994, 2011, and 2013 he won the Governor General Award for French to English translation, and has been a finalist for the prize on three other occasions. His translation of Samuel Archibald's short story collection, "Arvida," was a finalist for the 2015 Giller Prize. He lives in Montreal, Quebec.

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Crac

Crac

Winner of the Trillium Award for French-Language Poetry
by Paul Savoie
translated by Donald Winkler
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Of Jesuits and Bohemians

Of Jesuits and Bohemians

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Rue Fabre

Rue Fabre

Centre of the Universe
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Taking Aviation to New Heights

Taking Aviation to New Heights

A Biography of Pierre Jeanniot
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The Bad Mother

The Bad Mother

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Wabakin

Wabakin

Or Four Windows Onto Snow
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