Thursday, October 21

Governor General’s Literary Award – Poetry

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1969 Governor General’s Literary Award – Poetry Winner and Nominees

1969 Governor General's Literary Award - Poetry WinnerRocky Mountain Foot and The Gangs of KosmosGeorge Bowering...AmazonThe Shadow-MakerGwendolyn MacEwenThere is no doubt Rosemary Sullivan is a biographer of extraordinary talent. Her first biography, By Heart: Elizabeth Smart: A Life was a bestseller and nominated for a Governor Generals Award. Her third biography, The Red Shoes: Margaret Atwood, Starting...Amazon
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1958 Governor General’s Literary Award – Poetry Winner and Nominees

1958 Governor General's Literary Award - Poetry WinnerA Suit of NettlesJames ReaneyThe title of A Suit of Nettles was inspired by a German fairy tale. Seven suits of nettles are woven by the sister of seven brothers who have been changed into swans. When the time comes for the seven swans to put on their suits of nettles and regain human...Amazon
1960 Awards, All Book Awards, Book Awards, Book Awards By Year, Governor General's Literary Award, Governor General's Literary Award - Poetry

1960 Governor General’s Literary Award – Poetry Winner and Nominees

1960 Governor General's Literary Award - Poetry WinnerWinter SunMargaret AvisonAlways Now, Collected Poems of Margaret Avison, encompasses in three volumes all of the published books, from Winter Sun (1960) to Concrete and Wild Carrot (2002), and is framed by a gathering of uncollected and new poems respectively. When complete, Alway...Amazon
1966 Awards, All Book Awards, Book Awards, Book Awards By Year, Governor General's Literary Award, Governor General's Literary Award - Poetry

1966 Governor General’s Literary Award – Poetry Winner and Nominees

1966 Governor General's Literary Award - Poetry WinnerThe Circle GameMargaret AtwoodThe appearance of Margaret Atwoods first major collection of poetry marked the beginning of a truly outstanding career in Canadian and international letters. The voice in these poems is as witty, vulnerable, direct, and incisive as weve come to know in l...Amazon