WEST, David




Author Tags: Poetry

David West of Vancouver was born in New Bedford, Massachusetts in 1954 and came to B.C. in 1971. He attended UBC and University of New Brunswick where he was poetry editor for The Fiddlehead from 1978 to 1980. His poetry titles include a series of poems about Arctic explorers, Franklin and McLintock, and Picking up the Pieces.

BOOKS:

Black and White the Horses, blewointment press, 1976.
Franklin and McClintock, Intermedia Press, 1977.
Poems and Elegies, Fiddlehead Books, 1978.
Trenchmist, blewointment press, 1983.
Picking Up the Pieces, The Caitlin Press, 1989.
1958, Delaware Press, 1999.

[BCBW 1992] "Poetry"