Mandel, Miriam (1930–1982)

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Mandel, Miriam (1930–1982)

Canadian poet. Born Miriam Minovitch in 1930 in Rockglen, Saskatchewan, Canada; committed suicide, Feb 13, 1982, in Edmonton; University of Saskatchewan, BA; m. Eli Mandel (div. 1967); children: 2.

Won Governor General's Award for Poetry for Lions at Her Face (1973); other works include Station 14 (1977), Where Have You Been (1980), and The Collected Poems of Miriam Mandel (ed. Sheila Watson, 1984).