Dorothy Livesay by Peter Stevens, ECW Press

Dorothy Livesay: Patterns in a Poetic Life

Stevens, Peter

  • This book chronicles the life of the poet Dorothy Livesay. Included in this book are the roots of Livesay’s social activism: her commitment to social work and her involvement with the Communist Party; her vital contributions to the magazines New Frontier, Contemporary Verse, and CV/II; her European and African travels; her lifelong battle with recurring physical illness; and her struggles against barriers to political and sexual freedom and artistic growth.
  • Peter Stevens teaches English at the University of Windsor. He has published several books of poetry, including Out of the Willow Trees and Coming Back.

  • Published: January 1994

    ISBN: 9781550221541

    Dimensions: 5.5 x 8.5 in.

    Pages: 74