Drolleries

DROLLERIES

CBC Books Poetry Book of the Year
Quill and Quire Cover of the Year 

Reviews:
“The power of a woman in the heat of her physical and mystical prowess”
Quill & Quire Starred Review

“Moving, compelling, and cheeringly idiosyncratic.”
-Publishers Weekly

Drolleries is a collection to read many times over.”
Canadian Notes & Queries
104 (2019).

“Drolleries, draws on a panoply of artistic, occult, and natural symbologies to enter personal pain through acts of detachment and transmutation.”
The Malahat Review 208 (2019)

“This book is a must have for its breadth of skill”
Freefall 29.1 (2019)

“Books like Drolleries don’t come along that often in poetry world.”
-Today’s Book of Poetry

Lyrical and original, Drolleries establishes McFadzean as a poet of the highest order.
-Read It Forward

Interviews:
PRISM international
Event Magazine
The Iowa Review
Page Fright
Me, My Shelf and I
Get Lit Episode 129

Lesson Plan:
Toronto Writing Project
Download Greek Myth and Contemporary Poetry lesson plan (PDF)

Previews:
49th Shelf- 26 Books to Celebrate for Poetry Month
CBC Books- 11 collections from up-and-coming Canadian poets
Globe Books– Your 2019 winter reading list
CBC Books- 20 works of Canadian poetry to check out in spring 2019
Artsfile 2019 Book List
49th Shelf- Most Anticipated: Our 2019 Spring Poetry Preview