Jane Munro’s sixth poetry collection, Blue Sonoma (Brick Books) won the 2015 Griffin Poetry Prize. Her previous books include Active Pass (Pedlar Press) and Point No Point (McClelland & Stewart). Her work has received the Bliss Carman Poetry Award, the Macmillan Prize for Poetry, the Fred Cogswell Award for Excellence in Poetry (2nd place), was nominated for the Pat Lowther Award and is included in The Best Canadian Poetry 2013. She is a member of the collaborative poetry group Yoko’s Dogs who have published two books, Whisk (Pedlar Press) and Rhinoceros (Gaspereau). She lives in Vancouver.
Interviews & Articles
Week 36 – Jane Munro presented by David Starkey
September 3, 2015
Week 17 – Jane Munro presented by Micheline Maylor
April 23, 2015
Jane Munro – Winner of the 2015 Griffin Poetry Prize
June 4, 2015
Q&A with Jane Munro
Alzheimer Society of B.C., August 28, 2015
Poem of the Week – “Valley of the Moon” from Blue Sonoma by Jane Munro
October 4, 2015
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 Jane Munro can be found here.