Pierre Morency

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Pierre Morency
Pierre Morency par Pierre Olivier Combelles.jpg
Born (1942-05-08) 8 May 1942 (age 76)
Lauzon, Quebec

Pierre Morency, OC CQ (born 8 May 1942) is a French Canadian writer, poet and playwright.

Life[edit]

Born in Lauzon, Quebec, he received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the Collège de Lévis in 1963 and a teaching diploma from the Université Laval in 1966.

Awards[edit]

In 2002, he was made an Officer of the Order of Canada and "is considered one of the most important poets of his generation, drawing his inspiration from the various expressions of life".[1] In 2005, he was made a Knight of the National Order of Quebec.[2] In 2000, he was awarded the Quebec government's Prix Athanase-David.

Selected bibliography[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

  • "Pierre Morency fonds". Retrieved January 6, 2006.
  • Pierre Morency website