Richard Lemm

Author photo: Lee Ellen Pottie

Author photo: Lee Ellen Pottie

Richard Lemm is an award-winning author, and a professor of literature and creative writing at the University of Prince Edward Island. He has published four previous collections of poetry, a book of short fiction, Shape of Things to Come, and a biography of Canada’s “People’s Poet,” Milton Acorn: In Love and Anger. Born in Seattle, he immigrated to Canada in 1967, and moved to Atlantic Canada in 1979.