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Literary and Academic Awards

  • Peter Rutherford Memorial Prize for Literature (McGill University), 1961.
  • Lt. Gov.’s Gold Medal (McGill University), 1962
  • Lionel Shapiro Prize for Creative Writing (McGill University), 1962.
  • Woodrow Wilson Fellowship (University of California at Berkeley), 1963.
  • York Poetry Workshop Award (York University), 1977.
  • Canada Council Arts Grants (occasional awards 1967-2003).
  • Canada Council Senior Arts Travel Grant, 1984/85.
  • Graduate Fellowship, Concordia University, 1986/87.
  • Quebec Ministry of Cultural Affairs, bourses du Québec (occasional awards 1987- 2004).
  • QSPELL Poetry Award, 1989. For Modern Marriage.
  • QSPELL Non-Fiction Award, 1990. For Education Lost.
  • Le Grand Prix du Livre de Montréal, 2004. For Franklin’s Passage.
  • Shortlisted:
    • Le Grand Prix du Livre de Montréal, 1997. For Random Walks.
    • A.M. Klein Poetry Award (Quebec Writers Federation), 2004. For Franklin’s Passage.

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