1916 – 2010
P.K. Page, a Life Member of the League of Canadian Poets, was born in England on November 23, 1916, and came to Canada in 1919. Educated in England, Calgary, and Winnipeg, and studied art in Brazil and New York. Under the name P.K. Irwin her paintings and drawings have been exhibited widely. As scriptwriter for the National Film Board, her script for the animated film, Teeth Are To Keep, won an award at Cannes. Page passed away at the age of 92 on January 14, 2010 in Victoria, B.C.
Over the course of the month we ask all members and non-members to blog their stories about this extra-ordinary poet.