60th Anniversary Author Spotlight – Meredith Quartermain

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Meredith Quartermain’s fourth book of poetry, Lullabies in the Real World, appears in spring 2020 from NeWest Press. Her first collection, Vancouver Walking, won a BC Book Award for Poetry, and Nightmarker was a finalist for a Vancouver Book Award. Other books include Recipes from the Red Planet (finalist for a BC Book Award in fiction); I, Bartleby: short stories; and U Girl: a novel.

Her poem “Half Way” can be read on our website at canlit.ca/article/half-way.

Canadian Literature issue 239, 60th Anniversary, is available to order through our online store.