Congratuations to Sarah de Leeuw, PhD'07
Grad wins major West Coast poetry award
CONGRATULATIONS TO … the winner of the 2013 Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize, Sarah de Leeuw, Phd’07, for her book Geographies of a Lover (NeWest Press, $14.95). Sarah, who grew up in Terrace, BC, and on Haida Gwaii, now lives in Prince George and teaches in the Northern Medical Program at the University of Northern British Columbia. Pictured at the awards ceremony are (l-r) Selina Rajani, President of the Board of the West Coast Book Prize Society; Judith Guichon, Lt. Gov. of BC; Sarah de Leeuw; and presenter Brian Brett,
a journalist and former Chair of the Writers' Union of Canada.