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Don Gutteridge

Don Gutteridge grew up in the village of Point Edward, Ontario. He attended school there and in a one-room country school in Sarnia Township. He attended high school in Sarnia and Chatham and graduated from the University of Western Ontario in 1960 (with an Honours BA), where he is currently professor emeritus in the Faculty of Education. He lives in London, Ontario with his wife Anne. He has two children and six grandchildren.

Phone number:
(519) 434-5843


Winter's Descent. Ottawa, ON: Oberon Press, 1996.
Summer's Idyll. Oberon Press, 1993.
How the World Began. Moonstone Press, 1991.
Love in the Wintertime. Oberon Press, 1990.
Turncoat. Simon and Schuster, 2010
Solemn Vows. Simon and Schuster, 2011
Vital Secrets. Simon and Schuster, 2011
Dubious Allegiance. Simon and Schuster, 2012
Bewilderment:A Novel of the Great Depression. Borealis Press, 2000
The Perilous Journey of Gavin the Great. Borealis, 2010
Coming Home. Oberon, 2011
Riel: A Poem for Voices. Fiddlehead Poetry Books, 1968
The Village Within: Poems toward a Biography. Fiddlehead Poetry Books, 1970
Death At Quebec and Other Poems. Fiddlehead Poetry Books, 1972
Saying Grace: An Elegy. Fiddlehead Poetry Books, 1972
Coppermine: The Quest For North. Oberon, 1973
Borderlands. Oberon, 1975
Tecumseh. Oberon, 1976
A True History of Lambton County. Oberon, 1977
God's Geography. Brick Books, 1982
The Exiled Heart: Selected Narratives. Oberon, 1986
Flute Music in the Cello's Belly. Moonstone , 1997
Bloodlines. Oberon, 2001
Something More Miraculous. Oberon, 2004
Still Magical. Oberon, 2007
Bus-Ride. Nairn Publishing, 1974
All in Good Time. Black Moss Press, 1980
St. Vitus Dance. Drumlin, 1986
Shaman's Ground. Drumlin, 1988


President's Medal, University of Western Ontario, best poem for "Death at Quebec", 1972.
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