Dispensing Grace. Ottawa: Borealis, 2005.

This Numinous Bond. Ottawa: Borealis, 2003.

Untethered in Paradise. Ottawa: Borealis, 2002.

Unlearning Ice. Ottawa: Borealis, 2001.

The Rock’s Stillness. Ottawa: Borealis, 1999.

Frescoes: Travel Pieces. Ottawa: Borealis, 1998.

Homewords. Saint John, NB: Printed by Sentinel Printing, Yarmouth, N.S. for The Purple Wednesday Society, 1998.

Fidelities. Ottawa: Borealis Press, 1997.

Dream Museum. Victoria, BC: Sono Nis Press, 1995.

Life in Another Language. Dunvegan, ON: Cormorant Books, 1992.

Fire to the Looms Below. Charlottetown, PEI: Ragweed, 1990.

Seismographs: Selected Essays and Reviews. Charlottetown, PEI: Ragweed Press, 1988.

A Taste for Words. Saint John, NB: Purple Wednesday Society, 1987.

Word-House of a Grandchild. Charlottetown: Ragweed Press, 1987.

Unrest Bound. Brandon, MA: Pieran Press, 1985.

Manstorna. Charlottetown: Ragweed Press, 1985.

From the Songs of the Artisans. Fredericton: Fiddlehead Poetry Books, 1983.

Brush and Trunks. Fredericton: Fiddlehead Poetry Books, 1981.

October Winds. Fredericton: Fiddlehead Poetry Books, 1980.

Assailing Beats. Ottawa: Borealis Press, 1979.

Syntax of Ferment. Fredericton: Fiddlehead Poetry Books, 1979.

Winter Songs. London, ON: Killaly Press, 1977.


Address: Rimbaud, Mallarme, Butor. Victoria: Sono Nis Press, 1979.

Emergence: Baudelaire, Mallarme, Rimbaud. Brampton, ON: Bald Eagle Press, 1973.


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Drodge, Susan. Rev. of Dream Museum, by Liliane Welch. Canadian Literature 165 (2000): 122-125.

Fiamengo, Janice. “Boundary Areas.” Rev. of Life in Another Language, by Liliane Welch. Canadian Literature 137 (1993): 98.

Hutchman, Laurence. “Book Reviews.” Rev. of Life in Another Language, by Liliane Welch. Dalhousie Review 72.4 (1992): 563.

Interview with Liliane Welch. The Pottersfield Portfolio 18.3 (1998): 23.

Kuropatwa, Joy. “(Dis)continuity.” Rev. of Word-House of a Grandchild, by Liliane Welch. Canadian Literature 120 (1989): 161.

Martindale, Sheila. “Liliane Welch.” Canadian Author & Bookman 68.1 (1992): 12.


1992: Bressani Prize, Life in Another Language

1986: Alfred Bailey Award

Liliane Welch was born in Luxembourg in 1937. She received her PhD in French Literature from Penn State University in 1964, and moved to Sackville, New Brunswick in 1967. She is Professor Emeritus of French at Mount Allison University in Sackville, New Brunswick.

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