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Stephen Morrissey

Stephen Morrissey was born and educated in Montreal, where he lives with his wife, poet Carolyn Zonailo. Morrissey was one of the original Vehicule Poets who met and organized poetry readings at Vehicule Art Gallery in Montreal in the early 1970s. He and Carolyn Zonailo founded Coracle Press which publishes online chapbooks at www.coraclepress.com. Morrissey teaches English and Humanities at Champlain College.

E-mail: c/o Writers' Union of Canada
Phone number:
c/o Writers' Union of Canada

Publications

Mapping the Soul: Selected Poems 1978-1998. Winnipeg: The Muses' Company, 1998.
The Mystic Beast. Montreal: Empyreal Press, 1997.
The Yoni Rocks. Montreal: Empyreal Press, 1995.
The Compass. Montreal: Empyreal Press, 1993.
Family Album. Vancouver: Caitlin Press, 1989.

Awards

Canada Council "B" grant, 1983-84; 1984-85.
Canada Council short-term grant, 1982.
Peterson Memorial Prize, McGill University, 1976.
Eligible for National Public Readings Program :
Yes

WITS

Northern OAC WITS:
No
GST:
GST not applicable