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Journey with no maps : a life of P.K. Page

Author: Sandra Djwa
Publisher: Montréal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2012
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Journey with No Maps is the first biography of P.K. Page, a brilliant twentieth-century poet and a fine artist. The product of over a decade's research and writing, the book follows Page as she becomes one of Canada's best-loved and most influential writers. "A borderline being," as she called herself, she recognized the new choices offered to women by modern life but followed only those related to her quest for  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Djwa, Sandra.
Journey with No Maps : A Life of P.K. Page.
Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2014
Named Person: P K Page; P K Page
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sandra Djwa
ISBN: 9780773587762 0773587764 077354061X 9780773540613 0773587772 9780773587779
OCLC Number: 818015813
Language Note: English.
Awards: Winner of Governor General's Literary Awards (Nonfiction) 2013
Commended for RBC Taylor Prize 2013
Description: 1 online resource (418 pages) : illustrations (some color), digital file
Contents: Beginnings, 1884-1927 --
Calgary: Intimations, 1928-1934 --
England: Discovering Modernism, 1934-1935 --
Saint John: Apprenticeship, 1935-1941 --
Montreal: Art and Life, 1941-1944 --
Halifax and Victoria: Loss, 1944-1946 --
Ottawa: Recovery, 1946-1953 --
Australia: The Journey Out, 1953-1956 --
Brazil: Exotic Worlds, 1957-1959 --
Mexico: New Maps, 1960-1964 --
Victoria: Finding Oneself, 1964-1969 --
Victoria: Inner Events, 1970-1979 --
Victoria: Transformations, 1980-1989 --
Victoria: Acclaim, 1990-1999 --
Victoria: Endings, 2000-2010.
Responsibility: Sandra Djwa.
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Poet, traveller, artist, and mystic - the story of one extraordinary woman's many lives.  Read more...

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"This first full biography of a multitalented poet and visual artist, who won applause from such disparate figures as Stephen Spender, Joseph Brodsky and Margaret Atwood, is a foundational work Read more...

 
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