Department of English

University of Toronto

Solecki, Sam

Solecki Sam Z. Solecki
Faculty Bookshelf
Teaching and Research Interests
Modern British (Lawrence, Conrad); Canadian (20th Century).

B.A., M.A., Ph.D. (Toronto)

Faculty Bookshelf
One Muddy Hand: Selected Poems of Earle Birney. Selected, edited and Introduced by Sam Solecki. Harbord Publishing, 2006.

Yours, Al: The Collected Letters of Al Purdy. Edited and Introduced by Sam Solecki. Harbour Publishing, 2004.

Ragas of Longing: The Poetry of Michael Ondaatje. U of T Press, 2003.

Beyond Remembering: The Collected Poems of Al Purdy (Sam Solecki, ed., 2000);

The Last Canadian Poet: An Essay on Al Purdy (1999);

Imagining Canadian Literature: The Selected Letters of Jack McClelland (Sam Solecki, ed. 1998);

Rooms for Rent in the Outer Planets: Selected Poems of Al Purdy (Sam Solecki, ed., 1996);

Starting from Ameliasburgh: The Collected Prose of Al Purdy
(Sam Solecki, ed.) The Achievement of Josef Skvorecky (1994);

"Josef Skvorecky and the Central European Imagination" in Images of Central Europe in Travelogues and Fiction by North American Writers (W. Zacharasiewicz ed.);

Prague Blues: The Fiction of Josef Skvorecky (1990);

Volleys (with W.J. Keith and J. Metcalf);

Spider Blues: Essays on Michael Ondaatje (1986).

Current Research
1. Watching François: A Truffaut Notebook
2. Etruscan Afterlife: The Etruscans in the Western Imagination
3. A volume of Selected Essays

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