Robin Blaser

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1925-2009
Biography: 

A key figure in the San Francisco Renaissance during the 1950s, Robin Blaser moved to British Columbia in the 1960s to teach at Simon Fraser University. Remembered as a mentor to generations of North American poets, Blaser received The Griffin Trust For Excellence In Poetry’s Lifetime Recognition Award in 2006 and the Griffin Poetry Prize in 2008.