Alden Nowlan Selected Poems by Alden NowlanAlden Nowlan Selected Poems by Alden Nowlan

Alden Nowlan Selected Poems

byAlden NowlanEditorPatrick Lane, Lorna Crozier

Paperback | January 26, 1996

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Alden Nowlan, one of Canada's finest and most influential poets, died in 1983. He leaves a rich legacy of poetry that is accessible yet profound, and that speaks to people's lives with wry observation and keen insight. For Nowlan fans and new readers alike, award-winning poets, editors, and critics Lorna Crozier and Patrick Lane help to re-view and recontextualize Nowlan's place in twentieth-century Canadian poetry with Alden Nowlan: Selected Poems . Lane and Crozier's choices reflect the recurring themes that illuminate Nowlan's work. This new volume is truly the best of Alden Nowlan's poetry, and above all is a tribute to a poet who deserves to be treasured for all time.
Alden Nowlan was born January 25, 1933 at Windsor, Nova Scotia. Primarily self-educated, Nowlan worked as a newspaperman, and published poetry, plays, short stories, and novels. His poetry collection Bread, Wine and Salt won the Governor's General award in 1967. Much of his work reflects his regional roots and an affection for the...
Title:Alden Nowlan Selected PoemsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:194 pages, 8.13 × 5 × 0.51 inPublished:January 26, 1996Publisher:House Of Anansi Press IncLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0887845738

ISBN - 13:9780887845734

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