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Alex Boyd wins the Gerald Lampert Memorial Award!

By Tightrope Books | June 25th, 2008 | Print This Post | Email This Post | Leave a Comment

IV Lounge Nights Editor Alex Boyd was awarded the Gerald Lampert Memorial Award for his book Making Bones Walk (Luna Publications), which the judges said was “rich with innovative language and Boyd’s very original way of looking at the world.”

The Lampert award recognizes the best first book of poetry published by a Canadian in the preceding year. Lampert was an arts administrator who organized authors’ tours and took an interest in the work of new writers
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