Anne Simpson

BA, BEd, MA (Queen’s University)

Anne Simpson's main interests are poetry and fiction. A winner of the 2004 Griffin Poetry Prize for her second poetry collection, Loop (M&S, 2003), she has also been nominated for the Governor-General's Award. Four of her seven books have been selected as Globe & Mail Best Books. Her second novel, Falling (M&S, 2008), won the Dartmouth Fiction Award and was longlisted for the IMPAC Dublin Literary Award. She has also written a book of essays, The Marram Grass: Poetry and Otherness, (Gaspereau, 2009). She teaches part-time at St. Francis Xavier University.

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