Gregory Scofield

Gregory Scofield
Gregory Scofield is Red River Métis of Cree, Scottish and European descent whose ancestry can be traced to the fur trade and to the Métis community of Kinesota, Manitoba. He has taught First Nations and Métis Literature and Creative Writing at Brandon University, Emily Carr University of Art + Design, and the Alberta College of Art + Design. Scofield won the Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize in 1994 for his debut collection, The Gathering: Stones for the Medicine Wheel, and has since published six further volumes of poetry as well as a memoir, Thunder Through My Veins. He is Assistant Professor in English at Laurentian University where he teaches Creative Writing

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