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ISBN: 9780889843967-02



From: Portraits of Canadian Writers


Milton Acorn – Margaret Atwood – Margaret Avison – Earle Birney – Neil Bissoondath – Roo Borson – George Bowering – Di Brandt – Barry Callaghan – Colin Carberry – Austin Clarke – George Elliott Clarke – James Clarke – Leonard Cohen – Lorna Crozier



Bruce Meyer

Bruce Meyer has spent most of his life in an on-going conversation with Canadian literature and Canadian letters. Known across Canada for his broadcasts on the CBC with Michael Enright on The Great Books, A Novel Idea, and Great Poetry: Poetry is Life and Vice Versa, Meyer is author of 49 books of poetry, short fiction, non-fiction, literary journalism and pedagogy. He produced two books of interviews with Canadian authors alongside Brian O’Riordan: In Their Words (1985) and Lives and Works (1991).