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A society without poetry and the other arts would have broken its mirror and cut out its heart."Margaret Atwood
So boldly insists one of our greatest writers in "Measures of Astonishment," a refreshing and eclectic mix of both deeply personal and formal essays that offer a glimpse into the minds of some of Canada s most influential poets.
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Paperback, 250 pages
Published March 12th 2016 by University of Regina Press (first published March 15th 2015)
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Glen Sorestad is a nationally recognized poet who has published twenty books of poetry. His work has been recognized in Europe and the United States where throughout the years he has been invited to universities and writing festivals to present it. His work with the Saskatchewan Writers Guild earned him the Guild’s Founders’ Award in 1990. In subsequent years he was recognized by the Writers Union ...more
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