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Pat Lowther Award

The Pat Lowther Memorial Award is an annual award presented by the League of Canadian Poets to the year's best book of poetry by a Canadian woman. The award was established in 1980 to honour poet Pat Lowther, who was murdered by her husband in 1975. [1] Each winner receives an honorarium of $1000. [2]


  • Winners 1
  • See also 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4


See also


  1. ^ "Pat Lowther: Biography". Canadian Poetry Online. University of Toronto Libraries. Retrieved 4 April 2015. 
  2. ^ "Pat Lowther Memorial Award". The League of Canadian Poets. Retrieved 4 April 2015. 
  3. ^ "Press Release: N.S., Toronto poets win League of Canadian Poets honours - Arts & Entertainment - CBC News". Monday, June 23, 2008. Retrieved 24 April 2012. 
  4. ^ "Winners of the Pat Lowther & Gerald Lampert Memorial Awards Announced". Open Book: Toronto. 
  5. ^ Rachel Rose Wins the Pat Lowther Memorial Award.

External links

  • League of Canadian Poets
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