About the Book
Esprit de Corps is an exciting anthology of contemporary Quebec poetry by more than forty of the most important francophone writers. Contributors include Denise Couvher, Yolande Villemaire, Nicole Brossard, Yves Boisvert, Anne Hebert, Gilles Vigneault, and Pierre Morency.
News & Reviews
“… a much-needed introduction for English readers to the literary solitude that is Quebecois poetry.” —Quill & Quire
About the Author
Louise Blouin was born in Montreal. She is production manager for Ecrits des Forges, as well as a teacher at the Collegede Rosemont. She has published a collection of poems entitled Griffes de Soie and has edited two anthologies, Des mots pour rever and De Villon a Vigneault.
Bernard Pozier was born in Three Rivers. He is literary director of Ecrits des Forges. L’Orange Bleue has published a section of his poetry under the title, Scenes Publiques. He is also the author of a volume devoted to hockey, Les poetes chanteront ce but.
D.G. Jones is a poet who has translated the work of various Quebec poets, the most recent being Emile Martel’s For Orchestra and Solo Poet (The Muses’ Company). He won the Governor General’s Award for his translation of Norman de Bellefeuille’s Categories (1992).