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Pierre Nepveu

Pierre Nepveu

Pierre Nepveu CM OQ (born 16 September 1946 in Montreal, Quebec) is a French Canadian poet, novelist and essayist. As a scholar, he specializes in modern Quebec poetry, in particular the work of Gaston Miron. He taught at the French Studies Department of Université de Montréal from 1979 until his retirement in 2009.

Awards and recognition


  • 1977: Épisodes (L'Hexagone)
  • 1979: Les mots à l'écoute: poésie et silence chez Fernand Ouellette, Gaston Miron et Paul-Marie Lapointe (Presses de l'Université Laval) ISBN 0-7746-6857-1
  • 1980–1981: with Laurent Mailhot, La Poésie québécoise, des origines à nos jours, anthology (Presses de l'Université du Québec) ISBN 2-7605-0284-8
  • 1986: L'hiver de Mira Christophe, novel (Boréal) ISBN 2-89052-164-8
  • 1986: co-compiler with Laurent Mailhot, La Poésie québécoise: des origines à nos jours (Hexagone) ISBN 2-89295-006-6
  • 1992: Des mondes peu habités, novel (Boréal) ISBN 2-89052-489-2
  • 1992: with Gilles Marcotte, Montréal imaginaire: ville et littérature (Fides) ISBN 2-7621-1615-5
  • 1997: Romans-fleuves (Éditions du Noroît) ISBN 2-89018-382-3
  • 1998: Intérieurs du Nouveau Monde: essais sur les littératures du Québec et des Amériques (Boreal) ISBN 2-89052-881-2
  • 1999: L'écologie du réel: mort et naissance de la littérature québécoise contemporaine (Boréal) ISBN 2-89052-962-2
  • 2002: Lignes aériennes (Éditions du Noroît) ISBN 2-89018-500-1
  • 2004: editor with Marie-Andrée Beaudet, Un long chemin: proses, 1953-1996, compilation of works by Gaston Miron (L'Hexagone) ISBN 2-89006-695-9


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