Awards & Winners

Gwendolyn MacEwen

Date of Birth 01-September-1941
Place of Birth Toronto
(Ontario, Canada)
Nationality Canada
Also know as Gwendolyn MacEwan, Gwendolyn Margaret MacEwen
Profession Writer, Novelist, Poet
Gwendolyn Margaret MacEwen was a Canadian poet and novelist. A "sophisticated, wide-ranging and thoughtful writer," she published more than 20 books in her life. "A sense of magic and mystery from her own interests in the Gnostics, Ancient Egypt and magic itself, and from her wonderment at life and death, makes her writing unique.... She's still regarded by most as one of the best Canadian poets."

Awards by Gwendolyn MacEwen

Check all the awards nominated and won by Gwendolyn MacEwen.


Governor General's Award for English-language poetry
Honored for : Afterworlds

Nominations 1987 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Governor General's Award for English-language poetry Afterworlds