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Seizing: Places (Hardback)

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Seizing: Places (Ravir: Les Lieux) was awarded the Prix Mallarme in 2005, the first time that a Canadian had won this prestigious prize. It is arguably Helene Dorion's most ambitious work to date, consisting of five sequences ('Seizing: Cities'; 'Seizing: Shadows'; 'Seizing: Mirrors; 'Seizing: Windows' and 'Seizing: Faces') and although she has written plenty since its publication, there is something culminative about this book. The book is prefaced by an introduction by the translator, and there is an afterword by the author, both of which are invaluable to those encountering Dorion's work for the first time.

Fiction & PoetryPoetryPoetry by individual poets Publisher: Arc Publications Publication Date: 05/11/2012 ISBN-13: 9781906570170  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Helene Dorion was born in 1958 in Quebec City, and now lives in Montreal. She studied philosophy at the University of Laval, and published her first collection of poems in 1983. Since then her prolific oeuvre - poetry, fiction, essays, and livres d'artistes - has constituted one of modern Quebecois literature's major achievements. She is the winner of the Governor General's Award for Poetry, and numerous other Canadian and international prizes the most recent of which was the Prix Senghor in 2011.

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