Black Diva by Jean-Paul Daoust
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Black Diva
By Jean-Paul Daoust

Black Diva

Selected Poems, 1982-86

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Format: Paperback

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Black Diva by Jean-Paul Daoust

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Concerned with the quest for love, this selection, specially translated by Daniel Sloate from various collections of the poet's work, is a lyrical exploration of homosexual love and the angst of solitude.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780920717547
ISBN-10: 0920717543
Format: Paperback
(210mm x 132mm x 15mm)
Pages: 48
Imprint: Guernica Editions,Canada
Publisher: Guernica Editions,Canada
Publish Date: 1-Jul-1991
Country of Publication: Canada


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Author Biography - Jean-Paul Daoust

Born in 1946, Jean-Paul Daoust is one of the central figures in the Quebec poetry scene. He has participated in over 50 literary reviews and magazines. He has published more than a dozen books of poetry and, in 190, won the Governor General's Award for Poetry. Black Diva is the first English translation of his work in book form. Daniel Sloate (1931-2009) was a prolific poet, playwright and translator. He was the author of numerous books, including I is Another and Of Dissonance and Shadows. Sloate attended the University of Western Ontario (where he obtained an B.A. in French and English) and obtained a doctorate in French literature from the Sorbonne. He taught translation at the Translators' School in Paris before taking a position also teaching translation at the Universite de Montreal, where he remained until his retirement in 1995.

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