Open Field: An Anthology of Contemporary Canadian Poets
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Open Field: An Anthology of Contemporary Canadian Poets

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Included in this unparalleled collection are Christian Bök, Anne
Carson, and Erin Mouré, whose experiments with genre have landed them
international acclaim; Lisa Robertson and Ken Babstock, whose
explorations of the pastoral and the sonnet, respectively, reach as far
back into poetry’s history as they do into the future of those forms;
George Elliot Clarke, whose striking lyri...more
Paperback, 272 pages
Published July 17th 2005 by Persea (first published July 15th 2005)
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I discovered two new favourite Canadian poets: Sonnet L'Abbé and Anne Simpson. What more could one ask from an anthology?
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Sina Queyras' last collection of poetry, Expressway, was nominated for a Governor General's Award and won Gold at the National Magazine Awards. Her previous collection Lemon Hound won a Lambda Award and the Pat Lowther Award, and she is the winner of the 2012 Friends of Literature Award. She is a blogger for Harriet, the Poetry Foundation's blog.
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