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A Record of Writing
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Monday March 29, 2010 in Books

A Record of Writing
An Annotated and Illustrated Bibliography of George Bowering

By Roy Miki

Canada’s first poet laureate George Bowering is one of the best known writers and literary personalities in the nation. Poet, novelist, essayist, historian, critic and teacher, he is a prolific, irrepressible writer whose works have been published and produced in an extraordinary variety of forms. A Record of Writing traces the development of Bowering’s consciousness as a writer through four decades of work—from his early days with the Oliver Chronicle and The Ubyssey, to his involvement in the avant-garde writing community of the 1960s and 1970s, to his life as a mature writer, confident in a wide range of literary genres and activities.

Dr. Roy Miki’s unique bibliographic method proposes that the writing cannot be separated from the writer: throughout the book there are illustrations, photographs, annotations, choice excerpts from Bowering’s works, and passages from his lively correspondence, all of which illuminate and enrich the tremendously detailed bibliography.

ISBN 13: 9780889222632 | ISBN 10: 889222630
6 W x 9 H x 1 D inches | 404 pages
$39.95 CAN / $34.95 US
Rights: World
Backlist | Non-Fiction | Bisac: LIT004080


“An extraordinary contribution to this field.”
Canadian Library Journal


Gabrielle Roy Prize, Best Critical Book in English (Winner, 1990)

About the Contributors

Roy Miki

Roy Miki is a writer, poet, and critic who has taught and written about the work of bpNichol for many years. He is also professor emeritus at Simon Fraser University and is active in the Japanese Canadian redress movement.

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