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York alumna among prestigious Windham-Campbell Prize winners

York alumna among prestigious Windham-Campbell Prize winners

Canadian poet and York University alumna Canisia Lubrin was named one of two winners of the Windham-Campbell Literature Prize in poetry. In addition to a citation and award, winners of the prizes receive an unrestricted grant of US$165,000 to support their writing.

Lubrin’s first collection of poetry, Voodoo Hypothesis, was nominated for the Gerald Lampert award, the Pat Lowther award and was a finalist for the Raymond Souster award. It was also named one of the 10 'must-read' books of 2017 by the League of Canadian Poets.

https://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2021/03/31/york-alumna-among-prestigious-windham-campbell-prize-winners/