Thursday, 15 February 2007

Artie Gold Has Died

Sad news from Quebec.

The poet Artie Gold has died. He was born in Brockville, Ontario in 1947, grew up in Outremont and became a Montreal legend. His work came to prominence in the 1970s and was collected in key anthologies of the period, as well as in his own works. His best-known collection is The Beautiful Chemical Waltz.

Some of his poems linked to below.

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