Borrowed Days: New and Selected Poems by Marc PlourdeBorrowed Days: New and Selected Poems by Marc Plourde

Borrowed Days: New and Selected Poems

byMarc Plourde

Paperback | April 16, 2016

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Present and past collide in Marc Plourde’s poems, which sketch out a multifaceted portrait of his home territory over a period of half a century. Set in rural Quebec and Montreal, Park Extension’s immigrant streets, College Notre Dame in the 1960s, McGill Ghetto’s bohemia of the 1970s and the city’s changing downtown core, they focus on family, neighbours, and strangers, seen through the eyes of a sometimes bemused but compassionate observer of the human drama.

Born in Montreal in 1951, Marc Plourde established himself very early both as a poet and as a translator. His books of poetry include Touchings (1971) and The White Magnet (1973). His books of translation include The Grandfathers by Victor-Lévy Beaulieu (1975) and The Agonized Life by Gaston Miron (1980). He has published no original ...
Title:Borrowed Days: New and Selected PoemsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:80 pages, 8.5 × 5.6 × 0.27 inPublished:April 16, 2016Publisher:CORMORANT BOOKSLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1770864687

ISBN - 13:9781770864689

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