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The author of more than twenty trade books of poetry, fiction and non-fiction in a number of countries, rob mclennan has published work in over two hundred trade journals in fourteen countries and three languages, and performed in Ireland, England, Wales, the United States and across Canada.
January 2016 : Checking in with Cecily Nicholson
January 2016 : Best of 2015
December 2015 : Judith Fitzgerald: In Memoriam (1952–2015)
February 2015 : Interview: rob mclennan interviews Phinder Dulai
January 2015 : Our Best of 2014, According to the Year-End Lists
April 2014 : rob mclennan Interviews Jordan Abel
April 2014 : It’s Poetry Month!
February 2014 : Review: Arc Poetry Magazine on Singed Wings
Winner of the Council of the Arts for Ottawa Mid-Career Artist Award (2014)
BOOK AWARDSThe Richard Brautigan Ahhhhhhhhhhh
Archibald Lampman Poetry Award Nominee, 2000.”
QUOTES OF NOTEGlengarry
“mclennan is a poet of place, always finding his voice out of the material of his surroundings, the continuity of its existence through history.” — Ottawa Xpress
“…exists as a paradisiacal, Elysium field of memory and escape…the county of Glengarry is beautifully presented as a post-Wordsworthian (almost neo-Wordsworthian) oasis.”
— Canadian Literature
QUOTES OF NOTEgifts
rob mclennan is one of the best contemporary poets in Canada.
— Barry McKinnon
QUOTES OF NOTEwhat's left
“mclennan works with a genuine verbal invention and his cultural ephemera laid out in pastiche make a strong impression.”
— University of Toronto Quarterly”
QUOTES OF NOTEharvest
For mclennan, there are no rules. His poetry defies convention or classification.
— Room Magazine
QUOTES OF NOTEThe Richard Brautigan Ahhhhhhhhhhh
Just the right combination of details…carefully crafted, each line shifting the image slightly…
— Books in Canada
We gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Canada Council for the Arts; the Government of Canada through the Canada Book Fund (CBF); and the Province of British Columbia through the British Columbia Arts Council for our publishing activities.