Catherine Hunter · Introduction and table of contents
Her essays, reviews, and creative work have appeared in many literary journals, such as Essays on Canadian Writing, The Malahat Review, West Coast Line, and Prairie Fire. She can be heard reading her own poems on Rush Hour, a CD recorded by Cyclops Press in 2000, with a bonus track featuring The Weakerthans. She has edited many works, including Before the First Word: The Poetry of Lorna Crozier, and for ten years she was the editor of The Muses' Company Press.
More than writing, she loves reading. Also looking at paintings, watching movies and plays, and listening to music. She has the best job in the world, teaching English and creative writing at the University of Winnipeg.
Table of Contents
- Introduction i
- IN TRANSLATION
- Rush Hour 12
- Notes 13
Find readings, events, book news and occasional writings in the “notes” section.
Catherine’s short story “Calling You,” published in Prairie Fire (41.1), won Gold in the National Magazine Awards for 2020.
St. Boniface Elegies has been shortlisted for the Lansdowne Prize for Poetry and for the McNally Robinson Book of the Year.
St. Boniface Elegies has been shortlisted for the 2019 Governor General’s Literary Awards in the poetry category.