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Milton Acorn : in love and anger

Author: Richard Lemm
Publisher: Ottawa, Ont. : Carleton University Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In the first major biography of Milton Acorn, the voice of one of Canada's leading poets resounds across the years since it was raised, impassioned and protesting, in the 1960s and 1970s. This study traces Acorn's essential patriotism to his roots in Prince Edward Island and shows that family, landscape, and the troubled shades of postcolonial society were continuous spurs to his creative life. Through archival and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lemm, Richard.
Milton Acorn
(OCoLC)41602378
Named Person: Milton Acorn; Milton Acorn; Milton Acorn; Milton Acorn; Milton Acorn
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Lemm
ISBN: 9780773574090 0773574093
OCLC Number: 180704143
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 279 pages) : illustrations, portraits
Responsibility: Richard Lemm.

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This biography of Milton Acorn, one of Canada's leading poets, charts his career across the years since it first developed in the 1950s and 1960s.  Read more...
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"A remarkable achievement. This book not only gives us new insight into Acorn's life, but also into his work. A fine critical biography of one of Canada's great poets." Patrick Lane. "A crucial view Read more...

 
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