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  1. Trio

    Trio

    By Sarah Tolmie

    Series Hugh MacLennan Poetry Series

    McGill-Queen's University Press

    Walk away before you are threadbare / Preserve your strength, preserve your curly hair / For others' use. Least I can do. / Let your fabric relax, snap back to mold / Another body and reveal its gold. A collection of 120 sonnets... Learn More
    Published: 6th February 2015
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  2. Tablature

    Tablature

    By Bruce Whiteman

    Series Hugh MacLennan Poetry Series

    McGill-Queen's University Press

    From the "rubble [that] is the order of the day" in the opening poem to the longing for a "radiant happy ending" in the book's final line, Tablature is a book of poems that traverses a great swath of the heart's... Learn More
    Published: 15th January 2015
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  3. The Winter Count

    The Winter Count

    By Dilys Leman

    Series Hugh MacLennan Poetry Series

    McGill-Queen's University Press

    Although relatively few First Nations joined the 1885 Métis insurgence, the Canadian government reacted punitively, instituting draconian "Indian" policies whose ill-effects continue to resonate today. The Winter... Learn More
    Published: 1st August 2014
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  4. Outside, Inside

    Outside, Inside

    By Michael Penny

    Series Hugh MacLennan Poetry Series

    McGill-Queen's University Press

    "My best actions are a parrot's / bright feathers in the dark jungle / trying to catch your eye / with the colour and flight / which says, I am here / and trying to do what’s right." Do we make the universe, or... Learn More
    Published: 13th February 2014
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  5. Some Dance

    Some Dance

    By Ricardo Sternberg

    Series Hugh MacLennan Poetry Series

    McGill-Queen's University Press

    "To be able to pry apart: / this is object, this is subject / even though (confusion begins) / he can be both. Difficult then / to stand at the mirror and reflect: / I am this. This is what I am." Some Dance is a meditation... Learn More
    Published: 13th February 2014
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  6. But for Now

    But for Now

    By Gordon Johnston

    Series Hugh MacLennan Poetry Series

    McGill-Queen's University Press

    From "Anna's Lovers" Our houses glow both from within and on the outside: their night lights and an almost perfect and wintry moon. The phrase "but for now" means among other things "making do,"... Learn More
    Published: 6th August 2013
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  7. Wavelengths of Your Song
    At night we swim / following the fence: / diverted / we enter the net / shaped like a heart / and in the heart the hook / guides us to the back A stunning unfolding of memory, Wavelengths of Your Song juxtaposes a childhood in... Learn More
    Published: 21st February 2013
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  8. The Little Yellow House
    "we, the living, collect the dead. / Fallen autumn leaves, crushed flowers between / the pages of books, photographs of moments / that can never be fully recovered or even / remembered" What have you forgotten and what... Learn More
    Published: 5th March 2012
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  9. A Lovely Gutting

    A Lovely Gutting

    By Robin Durnford

    Series Hugh MacLennan Poetry Series

    McGill-Queen's University Press

    "from this sea I am fished, / gutted and stripped, / bled and bound, / on your ship I sail, / or go down." A Lovely Gutting echoes with the music of traditional nature poetry, but its romantic style is ripped by rawness.... Learn More
    Published: 21st February 2012
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  10. Blindfold

    Blindfold

    By John Mikhail Asfour

    Series Hugh MacLennan Poetry Series

    McGill-Queen's University Press

    A sense of exile and belonging dominates the poems, following the journey of a blind man whose life in his new land has been hampered by prejudice and barriers to communication. Exposing the rich and surprising possibilities of... Learn More
    Published: 22nd March 2011
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  11. Particles

    Particles

    By Michael Penny

    Series Hugh MacLennan Poetry Series

    McGill-Queen's University Press

    Michael Penny addresses his poems directly to the reader, challenging you to satisfy your need to investigate and understand the sensory and intellectual assumptions we use to make sense of our world. Balanced between abstract... Learn More
    Published: 6th March 2011
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  12. Cast from Bells

    Cast from Bells

    By Suzanne Hancock

    Series Hugh MacLennan Poetry Series

    McGill-Queen's University Press

    Balancing the bells of the past with the personal life of the present, these poems offer an intimate look at a woman leaving her husband. Against the backdrop of history, honest glimpses of a relationship's ruin reveal surprising... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2010
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  13. Mosaic Orpheus

    Mosaic Orpheus

    By Peter Dale Scott

    Series Hugh MacLennan Poetry Series

    McGill-Queen's University Press

    Published: 1st April 2009
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  14. Palilalia

    Palilalia

    By Jeffery Donaldson

    Series Hugh MacLennan Poetry Series

    McGill-Queen's University Press

    Published: 25th February 2008
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  15. Wet Apples, White Blood

    Wet Apples, White Blood

    By Naomi Guttman

    Series Hugh MacLennan Poetry Series

    McGill-Queen's University Press

    Published: 6th March 2007
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  16. Hurt Thyself

    Hurt Thyself

    By Andrew Steinmetz

    Series Hugh MacLennan Poetry Series

    McGill-Queen's University Press

    Between The Sexes What is the chance she smiles on this rivalry declared in the unspoken as chivalry, even one glance shot in the glass, while ahead he waits holding the door half-open, half-closed. Andrew Steinmetz's second collection... Learn More
    Published: 27th September 2005
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