Susan Elmslie’s first trade collection of poetry, I, Nadja, and Other Poems (Brick, 2006), won the A.M. Klein Poetry Prize and was shortlisted for the McAuslan First Book Prize, the Pat Lowther Award, and a ReLit Award. Her poems have also appeared in several journals and anthologies—including the Best Canadian Poetry in English (2008, 2015)—and were collected in a prize-winning chapbook, When Your Body Takes to Trembling (Cranberry Tree, 1996). She lives in Montreal and teaches English literature and creative writing at Dawson College. Museum of Kindness is her second poetry collection.
Interviews & Articles
Susan Elmslie – Featured Reader, Tree Reading Series
November 28, 2017
Susan Elmslie on the Poetic Power of Kindness and Vulnerability
December 12, 2017
Some Poems Sing Through Us: An Interview with Susan Elmslie
November 20, 2017
Most Anticipated: Our Fall 2017 Poetry Preview
August 8, 2017
A Most Anticipated Kindness
June 1, 2017
Books from Other Publishers
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Through the questions posed to them, many Brick Books authors have taken the time to provide insights into such things as their writing process, experience as poets, reflections on poems among many other things.
Insights from Susan Elmslie can be found here.