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  • To Live and Die in Scoudouc

    To Live and Die in Scoudouc

    First published in 1974, Mourir à Scoudouc emerged out of a period of cultural awakening. Chiasson's poems denounced the narrow limitations of the past and traced the lines of a fresh collective vi...

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    EPUB 2,93 Mo

    Prochain exemplaire disponible le 12 juill. 2018 à 14:52

  • Songs for Dead Children

    Songs for Dead Children

    In a series of poems inspired by Gustav Mahler's Kindertotenlieder, E.D. Blodgett searches for meaning amidst grief. In the contemplative gentleness of his words, he finds the special light childre...

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    EPUB 788 Ko

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  • Welcome to the Anthropocene

    Welcome to the Anthropocene

    Alice Major observes the comedy and the tragedy of this human-dominated moment on Earth. Major’s most persistent question—“Where do we fit in the universe?”—is made more urgent by the ecological ca...

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  • Ritual Lights

    Ritual Lights

    On "A Girl Like This Might Have Loved Glenn Gould": "The poem sits up at its greasy-spoon counter and recounts its tale, a kind of cryptic plain-speech, an inverted code, all the more puzzling for...

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  • This Will Be Good

    This Will Be Good

    Mallory Tater's This Will Be Good tells the story of a young woman’s burgeoning femininity as it brushes up against an emerging eating disorder. As the difficulties of her disease reveal themselves...

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    EPUB 788 Ko

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  • Honestly

    Honestly

    The third book in a trilogy that explores the limits of individual expression, Honestly is an intimate, quiet, and unresolved little book about talking and listening.It begins with research into a ...

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    EPUB 143 Ko

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  • Quarry

    Quarry

    Spaces are not exterior to bodies. They influence and affect the way bodies exist in the world. A quarry is an unnatural place within a natural territory. At any moment, it can be abandoned. A body...

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    EPUB 1,66 Mo

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  • Museum of Kindness

    Museum of Kindness

    A meditative and piercing collection that explores traumas both ordinary and out of the ordinary. Museum of Kindness, Montreal poet Susan Elmslie’s searching second collection of poetry, is a bo...

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    EPUB 1,57 Mo

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  • The Truth Is Told Better This Way

    The Truth Is Told Better This Way

    Pulling from raw themes of grief and death, regret and discomfort, sadness and failure, Worth wears these poems down to their bones. Straddling dreamy, ethereal images and brutal honesty, The Truth...

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  • Indianland

    Indianland

    Written from a female and Indigenous perspective, the poems in Indianland incorporate Anishinaabemowin throughout. Lesley Belleau explores rich themes of sexuality, birth, memory, and longing, as w...

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    EPUB 2,6 Mo

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  • Collected Poems of Alden Nowlan

    Collected Poems of Alden Nowlan

    Alden Nowlan (1933-1983) once wrote of a desire to leave behind "one poem, one story / that will tell what it was like / to be alive." In an abundance of memorable poems, he fulfilled this desire w...

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    EPUB 1,32 Mo

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  • Panicle

    Panicle

    “Succulent in its excellence, Sze’s poetry insists that cultural ‘difference’ is what can make a beautiful difference in our apprehension of the ‘beautiful.’” — George Elliott Clarke on Peeling Ram...

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    EPUB 2,22 Mo

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  • The Cloud Versus Grand Unification Theory

    The Cloud Versus Grand Unification Theory

    Poems

    Consciousness and nostalgia in the Swipe Right age This collection attempts to find poetry, or what Gwendolyn MacEwen once called “a single symmetry,” amid the chaos of 21st-century life. A powerf...

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    EPUB 2,39 Mo

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  • The Girls with Stone Faces

    The Girls with Stone Faces

    A long poem memorializing the art and lives of sculptors Frances Loring and Florence Wyle. Arleen Paré, in her first book-length poem after her Governor General Literary Award–winning Lake of Two...

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    EPUB 922 Ko

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  • The Girls with Stone Faces

    The Girls with Stone Faces

    A long poem memorializing the art and lives of sculptors Frances Loring and Florence Wyle. Arleen Paré, in her first book-length poem after her Governor General Literary Award–winning Lake of Two...

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    PDF 1,48 Mo

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  • Shut Up Slow Down Let Go Breathe

    Shut Up Slow Down Let Go Breathe

    Half wisecracking tour guide and half flirtatious trick, the poems in Shut Up Slow Down Let Go Breathe examine how we respond to overwork, anxiety, and overstimulation. McCann’s third collection sp...

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    EPUB 328 Ko

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  • Other Houses

    Other Houses

    From acclaimed fiction writer and playwright Kate Cayley—poems that illuminate the deep strangeness of the familiar. In Other Houses, Kate Cayley’s second collection of poetry, objects are alive ...

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    PDF 993 Ko

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  • Comma

    Comma

    It was a long silence that brought me to the erasure poem. Not mine, but my brother's, during his many months in a coma. I came across a notebook of his—a pocketsized, handwritten field guide of pr...

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    EPUB 14 Mo

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  • Bicycle Thieves

    Bicycle Thieves

    Poems

    A masterwork from one of Canada’s most important poets Referencing the post-war neorealist film by Vittorio De Sica, Mary di Michele’s Bicycle Thieves commemorates her Italian past and her life in...

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    EPUB 1,58 Mo

    Prochain exemplaire disponible le 6 juill. 2018 à 19:42

  • Auguries

    Auguries

    Whether speaking of erotic love, domestic life, spiritual wilderness, or family entanglements, the poems of Auguries, the much-anticipated second collection from Yukon poet Clea Roberts, are satura...

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    EPUB 184 Ko

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  • Ten Canadian Writers in Context

    Ten Canadian Writers in Context

    Ten years, ten authors, ten critics. The Canadian Literature Centre/Centre de littérature canadienne reaches into its ten-year archive of Brown Bag Lunch readings to sample some of the most diver...

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  • The Witch of the Inner Wood

    The Witch of the Inner Wood

    Collected Long Poems

    Winner, New Brunswick Book Award for PoetryA Quill & Quire Best Book of the Year Like the novella in fiction, the long poem is an oft-neglected form. Too long for publication in most literary jour...

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    EPUB 707 Ko

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  • Lost Originals

    Lost Originals

    Translation is the extrovert, metaphor the introvert. Without translation, there is no communication. Without metaphor, there is no art.Lost Originals, the latest collection of poetry from writer a...

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    EPUB 1,95 Mo

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  • Dust or Fire

    Dust or Fire

    Is this life a route or a destination? Alyda Faber's assured début examines the ties that bind us to one another and to the Earth we inhabit, and asks the question, What is left of us when we are...

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    EPUB 369 Ko

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  • Selah

    Selah

    A long poem that limns the incremental mourning of living with a person who has frontotemporal dementia. Selah, from Psalms and Habakkuk -- to praise, to lift up, to weigh in the balances, to paus...

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  • Nineteen Fifty-Seven

    Nineteen Fifty-Seven

    Nineteen Fifty-Seven is much more than a look at Prairie life after World War II. With sections on Women, Family, Memories, Work, Writing and Music - these poems are an exploration on what makes li...

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    PDF 1,53 Mo

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  • Heaven's Thieves

    Heaven's Thieves

    Heaven's Thieves is a collection engaged with the big questions -- What are bodies for? What does it mean to be alive? What is beauty and why does it have such power over us? What is the point of a...

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    EPUB 6 Mo

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  • Waiting Room

    Waiting Room

    You’re welcome to take a seat in (the) Waiting Room, the first full-length collection of poetry from award-winning writer Jennifer Zilm. Featuring a mélange of styles and forms (sonnets, erasures, ...

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    EPUB 3,37 Mo

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  • You can’t bury them all

    You can’t bury them all

    Patrick Woodcock has spent the past seven years engaging with and being shaped by the people, politics, and landscapes of the Kurdish north of Iraq, Fort Good Hope in the Northwest Territories, and...

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    EPUB 2,47 Mo

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  • Slow States of Collapse

    Slow States of Collapse

    In her debut collection, Ashley-Elizabeth Best explores the cultivation of resilience during uncertain and often trying times. It’s a book built around day-to-day conflicts — poems about love, fami...

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    EPUB 737 Ko

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  • Burning in this Midnight Dream

    Burning in this Midnight Dream

    Burning in the Midnight Dream is the latest collection of poems by Louise Bernice Halfe. Many were written in response to the grim tide of emotions, memories, dreams and nightmares that arose in he...

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    EPUB 2,48 Mo

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  • Après Satie

    Après Satie

    A man who might be Erik Satie floats, a la Magritte, above Paris rooftops, thinking of a newly-extinct species of songbirds, "contemplating grief in the absence of song." By turns tender, wry, play...

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    EPUB 3,88 Mo

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  • Caribou Run

    Caribou Run

    At one moment, a pure abstraction; at the next, an incontrovertible presence of hooves, antlers, and fur. The beating heart of this assured début by Richard Kelly Kemick is the Porcupine caribou he...

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    EPUB 1,32 Mo

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  • All the Gold Hurts My Mouth

    All the Gold Hurts My Mouth

    Long-shortlisted, 2017 ReLit Awards Katherine Leyton's fresh and vibrant debut collection takes on the sexual politics of the twenty-first century, boldly holding up a mirror to the male gaze and ...

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    EPUB 317 Ko

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  • 100 Days

    100 Days

    For 100 days, Juliane Okot Bitek recorded the lingering nightmare of the Rwandan genocide in a poem—each poem recalling the senseless loss of life and of innocence. Okot Bitek draws on her own fami...

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  • Disturbing the Buddha

    Disturbing the Buddha

    Disturbing the Buddha, Barry Dempster's fifteenth collection, is disarmingly conversational and, like the best conversations, it moves between reverence and irreverence, sincerity and irony as it g...

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    EPUB 2,72 Mo

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  • From There: Some Thoughts on Poetry & Place

    From There: Some Thoughts on Poetry & Place

    In his 2015 Garnett Sedgewick lecture, award-winning poet and literary critic Stephen Burt discusses the relation of poetry to time, space and place. He examines the widespread and popular view of ...

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  • Karyotype

    Karyotype

    At the heart of Karyotype is the Beauty of Loulan, a woman who lived four thousand years ago, her body preserved in the cool, dry sands of the Taklamakan Desert. Karyotype’s poems range from the ti...

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    EPUB 3,8 Mo

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  • A Really Good Brown Girl

    A Really Good Brown Girl

    On the occasion of the press’s 40th anniversary, Brick Books is proud to present the fourth of six new editions of classic books from our back catalogue. This edition of A Really Good Brown Girl fe...

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