Wake by Melanie CameronWake by Melanie Cameron


byMelanie Cameron

Paperback | September 16, 2003

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In Melanie Cameron’s second collection, memory is wake: a return to consciousness, a commemoration of the dead, the undulating trace of event. In cycles of poems that invoke both family and classical mythology, Cameron invites us to explore the personal histories we carry tucked into the pockets of our bodies, and the public histories inscribed on the streets and the buildings of our city.

Melanie Cameron was born in Kitchener–Waterloo in 1971, has grown up within several communities, and now makes her home in Winnipeg. Holding the Dark is her first book, and it was shortlisted for the Eileen MacTavish Sykes Award for Best First Book by a Manitoba Writer. Cameron has been shortlisted twice for the John Hirsch Award for M...
Title:WakeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 8.88 × 5.95 × 0.33 inPublished:September 16, 2003Publisher:J. Gordon Shillingford PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0920486495

ISBN - 13:9780920486498

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