Paul Vermeersch

Paul Vermeersch
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Paul Vermeersch is the author of several poetry collections, including the Trillium–award nominated The Reinvention of the Human Hand (M&S, 2010) and, most recently, Don't Let It End Like This Tell Them I Said Something (ECW, 2014). Vermeersch holds an MFA in creative writing from the University of Guelph for which he received the Governor General's Gold Medal. Vermeersch is Senior Editor of Wolsak and Wynn Publishers Ltd. He lives in Toronto where he teaches creative writing at the University of Toronto's School of Continuing Studies.

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