GILL, Lakshmi. Filipino. Genres: Poetry, Novels. Career: Educator and poet. Instructor at Notre Dame University of Nelson, Mount Allison University, and University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada; University of British Columbia, British Columbia, Canada, instructor at English Language Institute. Publications: POETRY: During Rain, I Plant Chrysanthemums, 1966; Mind Walls, 1970; Novena to St. Jude Thaddeus, 1979; Returning the Empties: Selected Poems, 1960s-1990s, 1998. OTHER: Rape of the Spirit, 1962; The Third Infinitive (novel), 1993; Contributor to anthologies. Address: c/o Author Mail, Tsar Press, PO Box 6996, Station A, Toronto, ON, Canada M5W 1X7.