Continuing in a long-established tradition of poetry excellence, the 50 poems in The Best Canadian Poetry in English 2012 are culled from Canadian literary magazines and journals. The selections, handpicked by acclaimed series editor Moly Peacock and guest editor Carmine Starnino, include the best, and most current, representations of the vibrant Canadian poetry scene. This distinguished volume offers both a convenient introduction to contemporary poets in Canada and a collectible yearbook for seasoned poetry readers.
Praise for The Best Canadian Poetry in English
“The go-to guide representing what’s happening in Canadian poetry.”
—Northern Poetry Review
“An excellent book for the academic and the casual poetry fan.”
“A magnet, I think, for the many people who would like to know contemporary poetry.”
—A.F. Moritz, Griffin Poetry Prize winner