Leigh, Simon H. 1938-

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Leigh, Simon H. 1938-

PERSONAL:

Born June 6, 1938, in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia; married July 14, 1970; wife's name Nenagh (a choreographer). Education: University of Sydney, B.A. (hons.), 1960; Oxford University, M.A., 1962; University of New Brunswick, M.A., 1976.

ADDRESSES:

Home—Toronto, Ontario, Canada. E-mail[email protected]

CAREER:

University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, professor, 1970-73; Seneca College, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, professor, 1985-2003.

MEMBER:

Writers' Union of Canada.

WRITINGS:

The Bleeding Clock (poetry), Fiddlehead Poetry Books (Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada), 1971.

Dying Flowers (poetry), Fiddlehead Poetry Books (Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada), 1973.

Wild Women (novel), UKA Press (Bristol, England), 2005.

SIDELIGHTS:

Simon H. Leigh told CA: "My writing is based on my life. I try to show where the West is heading. I don't like where it's heading."

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