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Irving Layton.

Eli Mandel

Irving Layton.

Edited by William French.

by Eli Mandel

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Published by Forum House in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Layton, Irving, -- 1912-2006

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 80-82.

    SeriesCanadian writers & their works, 582, Canadian writers and their works,582
    The Physical Object
    Pagination82 p. ;
    Number of Pages82
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21199798M

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    Irving Layton, original name Irving Peter Lazarovitch, (born Ma , Tîrgu Neamț, Romania—died January 4, , Montreal, Quebec, Canada), Romanian-born poet, who treated the Jewish Canadian experience with rebellious vigour.. Layton’s family immigrated to Canada in He attended Macdonald College (, ) and McGill University (M.A., ). LAYTON, IRVING (Israel Lazarovitch; –), Canadian was born in Romania and brought to Montreal, Canada, on his first birthday. His parents, Keine Wolfsohn and Moishe Lazarovitch, were traditional Jews who settled in the Yiddish-speaking enclave that extended along St Lawrence Street – the "Main" – and served as the boundary dividing the city's population: French-speaking.

    Irving Layton is known primarily for his poetry. He edited several collections of Canadian poems and wrote social and political essays and an autobiography, Waiting for the Messiah: A Memoir (). The poet Irving Layton is an inspiration to me. He reveals the injustice of the world and the inhumanity of man in his poetry. Highly recommended is his award winning book A Red Carpet for the Sun. Wonderful poet and a legend in Canada. —The preceding unsigned comment was added by (talk • contribs). Related to Jack Layton?


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Politically outspoken, he was a familiar face on the CBC’s Fighting Words political talk show. Layton was a mentor to Leonard Cohen, who gave a eulogy at Layton’s funeral. Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mandel, Eli, Irving Layton.

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