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Eternal Conversations: Remembering Louis Dudek Paperback – Oct. 1 2003

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  • ISBN-10 : 0919688756
  • Paperback : 288 pages
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0919688759
  • Item Weight : 467 g
  • Publisher : DC Books (Oct. 1 2003)
  • Dimensions : 15.24 x 1.68 x 22.86 cm
  • Language: : English

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"Eternal Conversations is a worthwhile read for anyone interested in the life and talents of Louis Dudek and in the second wave of Canadian modernism and Montreal's place in it. It also presents a fine study in mentorship in the arts. Plato believed that 'fair forms beget fair practices' — Dudek's appreciation of beauty overflowed into many beautiful friendships."
— Charlotte Hussey, Montreal Review of Books, 2003
"Many of the contributors state that you could never walk away from a conversation with Dudek without feeling both satisfied and frustrated, satisfied that in this mundane world of mind-numbing pursuits, you had just spent some worthwhile time with a person who valued art and ideas, and frustrated because he made you aware that there was still so much more to know and to do."
— The Gazette, 2004

About the Author

Louis Dudek, born in Montreal, was educated both at McGill and Columbia University. In New York, as a young poet, he corresponded extensively with Ezra Pound. Back in Montreal, he joined the McGill faculty, where his lectures on literature became legendary. In combination with other key figures in the first and second waves of Canadian poetic modernism, he commenced many of the most important small magazines and literary presses of the mid-century. As a writer, critic, and cultural observer, his career has been dedicated to ongoing intellectual and artistic discussion. Justly identified as Canada's premier man of letters, Dudek died in 2001.

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