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Gwendolyn MacEwen

Gwendolyn MacEwenBorn: 1-Sep-1941
Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Died: 29-Nov-1987
Location of death: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Poet, Novelist

Nationality: Canada
Executive summary: A Breakfast for Barbarians

    Scholar: Writer-in-Residence, University of Western Ontario (1985)
    Scholar: Writer-in-Residence, University of Toronto (1986-87)

    Risk Factors: Alcoholism

Author of books:
Selah (1961)
The Drunken Clock (1961)
The Rising Fire (1963, poetry)
Julian the Magician (1963, novel)
A Breakfast for Barbarians (1966, poetry)
The Shadow-Maker (1969, poetry)
King of Egypt, King of Dreams (1971, novel)
Noman (1972, short stories)
The Armies of the Moon (1972)
Magic Animals: Selected Poems Old and New (1974, poetry)
Mermaids and Ikons: A Greek Summer (1978, travelogue)
The Chocolate Moose (1979, juvenile)
The Fire-Eaters (1982)
The T. E. Lawrence Poems (1982, poetry)
The Honey Drum (1983)
Noman's Land (1985, novel)
Earth-Light: Selected Poetry 1963-1982 (1982, poetry)
The Man with Three Violins (1986)
Afterworlds (1987, poetry)
Dragon Sandwiches (1987, juvenile)

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