Richard Greene (writer)

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Richard Greene
Born Richard Thomas Greene
(1961-07-17) July 17, 1961 (age 53)
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Occupation Poet, biographer, critic
Nationality Canadian
Period 1984–present
Literary movement New Formalism
Notable awards Governor General's Award

Richard Greene is a Canadian poet. His book Boxing the Compass won the Governor General's Award for English language poetry at the 2010 Governor General's Awards.[1]

A resident of Cobourg, Ontario, Greene teaches English literature at the University of Toronto.