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Patrick Lane, Canadian poet. Senior Canada Council Arts grantee, 1973, 76, 83, Ontario Arts Council grantee, 1974, 75, 78, Manitoba Senior Arts grantee, 1979; recipient Poetry award York University, 1971. Member League Canada Poets. (vice president), Writer's Union Canada.

Background

Lane, Patrick was born on March 26, 1939 in Nelson, British Columbia, Canada. Son of A. S. Red and E. M. (Titsworth) Lane.

Education

Graduated from high school, Vernon, British Columbia.

Career

Editor, Very Stone House in Transit, Vancouver, B.C., Canada, 1966-1980; teacher creative writing course, Notre Dame College, 1966; writer-in-residence, U. Manitoba, Canada, 1978; writer-in-residence, U. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, 1980; writer-in-residence, U. Alberta, Canada, 1982; writer-in-residence, Library. of Saskatoon, 1983; writer-in-residence, Globe Theatre Company of Regina, 1985; writer-in-residence, Concordia U., Montreal, 1987; writer-in-residence, U. Toronto, 1989; faculty, U. Victoria. Special lecturer U. Saskatchewan, 1988-1989.

Works

Membership

Member League Canada Poets. (vice president), Writer's Union Canada M C.

Connections

Married Carol Beale, 1972 (divorced). Children: Mark Hayden, Christopher Patrick, Kathryn Mary, Michael John, Richard Patrick. Married Lorna Crozier.

father:
A. S. Red Lane

mother:
E. M. (Titsworth) Lane

spouses:
Lorna Crozier.

Carol Beale

children:
Mark Hayden Lane

Richard Patrick Lane

Christopher Patrick Lane

Kathryn Mary Lane

Michael John Lane