Critic and poet Warren Stevenson was born in Hamilton, Ontario in 1933. He has been an Associate Professor of English at UBC, retired in 1998, and has also taught in Saskatchewan and Manitoba. A poem called 'Waiting' in Then and Now (Fiddlehead 1972) won a Borestone Mountain Poetry Award (for best poem of 1966). Two other poetry books are Serpent Upon A Rock (Ekstasis 1999) and Serpent Humanized (Lewiston: Melen Press, 2001). He lives with his family in Vancouver and Point Roberts. He is active in tracing the history of Point Roberts and the early exploration of British Columbia.


Divine Analogy: A Study of the Creation Motif in Blake and Coleridge (Salzburg University Press, 1972)

The Myth of the Golden Age in English Romantic Poetry (Salzburg University Press, 1981)

Nimbus of Glory: A Study of Coleridge's Three Great Poems. (Salzburg University Press, 1983) ISBN: 077347496X - Hardcover - List Price: $69.95

Poetic Friends: A Study of Literary Relations during the English Romantic Period (New York: Peter Lang Publishing, 1989) ISBN: 0820410438 - Hardcover - List Price: $35.95

Romanticism and the Androgynous Sublime (Associated Universities Press / Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1996) ISBN: 0838636683 - Hardcover - List Price: $29.50
REVISED EDITION: Romanticism and the Androgynous Sublime revisited: a new perspective (The Edwin Mellen Press, 2010) with a foreword by Julia P. Kielstra

A Study of Coleridge's Three Great Poems: Christabel, Kubla Kahn and the Rime of the Ancient Mariner (Mellen Press, 2001) revised and augmented version of Nimbus of Glory.

Serpent Humanized (Queenstown, Ontario: Edwin Mellen Press, 2002) ISBN: 0773434399 - Paperback - List Price: $14.95

Infernal / Supernal Love: Poems Selected and New (Multicultural Books, 2005, 2006). 0-9738392-2-8

Shakespeare's Additions to Thomas Kyd's The Spanish Tragedy: A Fresh Look at the Evidence Regarding the 1602 Additions (The Edwin Mellen Press, P.0. Box 450 Lewiston, New York, 14092-0450). Foreword by Anthony Dawson. $99.95 978-0-7734-5203-9

The Western Path: Collected Poems (Richmond Multicultural Books, MB Books, 2011). $26.95 978-1-897303-16-0

[BCBW 2011] "Literary Criticism" "Poetry"