Armand Garnet Ruffo

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Armand Garnet Ruffo (born 1955 Chapleau, Ontario) is a Canadian poet.[1]

Life[edit]

He graduated from the University of Ottawa, and the University of Windsor and is a member of the Ojibwe nation. He teaches at the Carleton University.[2]

His work appears in Dandelion, CVII, and absinthe.[3]

In the past, Armand has taught creative writing at both the Banff Centre for the Arts and the En'owkin International School of Writing in Penticton, British Columbia. He currently resides in Ottawa.[4]

Awards[edit]

  • 1997 Saskatchewan Book Awards Finalist
  • 1999 Alaska Playwrights' Competition, Honourable Mention.
  • 2000 Canadian Authors' Association Prize for Poetry.
  • 2001 CBC Arts Performance Showcase Competition for Drama.
  • 2002 Lampman-Scott Award

Works[edit]

Poetry[edit]

Anthologies[edit]

Plays[edit]

  • Ghost Woman
  • A Windigo Tale
  • Portrait of the Artist as Indian

External links[edit]

References[edit]