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Heather Nolan
Mark Callanan
BIO
Biography

Mark Callanan is the author of three full-length poetry collections, Romantic (Biblioasis, 2021), Gift Horse (Véhicule Press, 2011), and Scarecrow (Killick Press, 2003), as well as two poetry chapbooks, Skylarking (Anstruther Press, 2020) and Sea Legend (Frog Hollow Press, 2010). He was one of the founding editors of the St. John's, Newfoundland-based literary journal Riddle Fence, and co-edited The Breakwater Book of Contemporary Newfoundland Poetry (Breakwater Books, 2013). He lives in St. John's with his wife, poet/scholar/critic Andreae Callanan, and their children.

ADDRESS
City: St. John's, Province/Territory: Newfoundland and Labrador
EMAIL
GENRE
poetry
PUBLICATIONS
Publications
Title
Romantic
Publisher
Biblioasis
Year
2021
Title
Skylarking (chapbook)
Publisher
Anstruther Press
Year
2020
Title
Gift Horse
Publisher
Véhicule Press
Year
2011
Title
Sea Legend (chapbook)
Publisher
Frog Hollow Press
Year
2010
Title
Scarecrow
Publisher
Killick Press
Year
2003
AWARDS
Awards
Name
CBC Best Canadian Poetry
Publication
Romantic
Year
2021
Name
Heritage & History Book Award
Publication
Gift Horse
Year
2013
Name
E.J. Pratt Poetry Award (shortlisted)
Publication
Gift Horse
Year
2013
Name
BMO Winterset Award (shortlisted)
Publication
Gift Horse
Year
2011
Name
bpNichol Chapbook Award (shortlisted)
Publication
Sea Legend
Year
2010
Name
Newfoundland & Labrador Book Award (shortlisted)
Publication
Scarecrow
Year
2003
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