“Elegies for the 21st Century” – five sonnets I wrote to memorialize five animals who recently went extinct – has been set as choral songs by composer Ronald Beckett and will be performed by the Arcady Ensemble at their summer concert!
Awards & Prizes
The Violin Lover, Fredericton: Goose Lane Editions, 2006.
2006 Helen and Stan Vine
Canadian Jewish Book Award for Fiction!
The Picturesque and the Sublime: A Poetics of the Canadian Landscape Montreal and Kingston: McGill Queen's University Press, 1998.
1999 Gabrielle Roy Prize
Association for Canadian and Quebec Literatures
2000 Raymond Klibansky Book Prize
Humanities and Social Sciences Federation of Canada
For a transcript of the Klibansky acceptance speech -- please click HERE