The Centre by Barry McKinnonThe Centre by Barry McKinnon

The Centre

byBarry McKinnon

Paperback | January 1, 1995

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These poems span fifteen years of life in the northern industrial output of Prince George, BC. They portray family, friendship, sex, death, health, work, love and human hope as subjects of a harsh social, economic, and bureaucratic system that is itself trapped in its own contradictions and ironies. 'The Centre' is McKinnon's first full-length book since 'Pulp Log', which won the BC Book Prize for poetry in 1991.
Barry McKinnon was born in Calgary, Alberta. He received his BA from Sir George Williams University, where he studied with Irving Layton, and his MA from the University of British Columbia. He currently is an English instructor at the College of New Caledonia in Prince George, BC. He has been widely published. 'The Centre' was short-l...
Title:The CentreFormat:PaperbackDimensions:96 pages, 8.72 × 6.15 × 0.27 inPublished:January 1, 1995Publisher:Caitlin PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0920576516

ISBN - 13:9780920576519

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