University of Alberta Press

Book details

Publication date: November 2017
Features: Glossary, bibliography, index
Keywords: Environmental Philosophy / Poetic Theory
Subject(s): PHILOSOPHY / Epistemology, Environmental Philosophy / Poetic Theory, Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge
Publisher(s): The University of Alberta Press

Tim Lilburn. With The Larger Conversation, Tim Lilburn completes a manifesto on poetics, eros, philosophy, and enviro-politics that began with the classic Living in the World As If It Were Home (Cormorant Books). A Governor General’s Award winner and the first Canadian to win the European Medal of Poetry and Art, he lives and teaches in Victoria, British Columbia.

"It takes a poet to see the extraordinary in the mundane.... This is reading for the joy of it." [Full review at]

Holly Doan, Blacklock's Reporter

ISBNs: 9781772122992 978-1-77212-299-2 Title: the larger conversation