Erin Moure

Erín Moure is a Canadian poet and translator who lives in Montreal. Since releasing her first book in 1979, she has published several award-winning English poetry collections and translated the poetry of acclaimed Quebec writer Nicole Brossard from French (with Robert Majzels) and Chus Pato from Galician, among others. Moure has published poetry and translations in over 150 journals and anthologies in several countries, and her poems have been translated into eight languages.

In 2008, Moure was awarded an honorary doctorate (D.Lit.) from Brandon University in recognition of her contributions to poetry. Her translation of Chus Pato’s famed m-Talá was released simultaneously in Canada and the UK in Spring 2009, and her next solo book of poetry, O Resplandor, will be released in February 2010.

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