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Bibliography of Works by Genni Gunn


Solitaria.  Winnipeg: Signature Editions,  2010.

Tracing Iris. Vancouver: Raincoast, 2001, optioned for film, translated into Italian, 2010.

Thrice Upon A Time.  Kingston: Quarry Press, 1990, runner-up for best first novel in the Canada/Caribbean division for the Commonwealth Prize.

Short Story Collections

Hungers. Vancouver: Raincoast, 2002.

On The Road. Ottawa: Oberon Press, 1991.


Faceless.  Winnipeg: Signature Editions, 2007, poetry collection.

Mating in Captivity. Kingston: Quarry, 1993, prose/poetry collection - Finalist for the Gerald Lampert Award; translated into Italian, 2003.

Poetry Translations from Italian

Travelling in the Gait of a Fox.  Kingston: Quarry, 1992, translation of Dacia Maraini’s poetry collection Viaggiando Con Passo Di Volpe. – Finalist for the literary translation prize Premio Internazionale “Diego Valeri”.

Devour Me Too. Montreal: Guernica, 1987, translation of Dacia Maraini’s poetry collection, Mangiami Pure – finalist for the John Glassco Translation Award.


Alternate Visions original opera libretto commissioned by Vancouver Opera, (music composed by John Oliver); produced by Chants Libres, Montreal, May 2007.

Scissors (novel thesis – on Microform, U.B.C. Press, 1984), unpublished.

“Avoiding the Stereotypes,” Writers in Transition, eds. C.D. Minni & A. Foschi Ciampolini. Montreal: Guernica Editions, 1990.

Updated February 12 2015 by Student & Academic Services

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