Continuing in a long-established tradition of poetry excellence, the poems in The Best Canadian Poetry in English 2013 are culled from Canadian literary magazines and journals. These selections, handpicked by acclaimed series editor Molly Peacock and guest editor Sue Goyette, include the best, and most current, representations of the vibrant Canadian poetry scene. This distinguished volume includes contemporary poets Anne Carson, Anne Compton, Mary Dalton, Michael Frazier, M. Travis Lane, Patrick Lane, Jacob Mooney, Jane Munro, Ruth Roach Pierson, Elizabeth Ross, Sue Sinclair, John Steffler, Matthew Tierney, Fred Wah, and many more.
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