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Anne Simpson

Photo: Kate Waters 2005

Anne Simpson writes poetry and fiction. She is also an artist. She has lived in Italy and West Africa, and now lives in Antigonish, NS, where she teaches part-time at St. Francis Xavier University.

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Loop. Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 2003.
Canterbury Beach. Toronto: Penguin Books Canada, 2001.
Light Falls Through You. Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 2000.
Quick. McClelland & Stewart, 2007
Falling. McClelland & Stewart, 2008
The Marram Grass: Poetry and Otherness. Gaspereau Press, 2009
Is. McClelland & Stewart, 2011


Winner, Griffin Prize for Poetry for Loop, 2004.
Finalist, Governor-General’s Award for Poetry for Loop, 2003.
Finalist, Thomas Head Raddall Atlantic Fiction Award, 2002.
Winner, Atlantic Poetry Prize for Light Falls Through You, 2001.
Winner, Gerald Lampert Award for Light Falls Through You, 2001.
Winner, Dartmouth Award for Fiction for Falling, 2009
Longlist, International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award for Falling, 2009
Winner, The Journey Prize for "Dreaming Snow", 1997
Winner, Pat Lowther Award for Quick, 2008
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