has_publisher_logo

Advanced Search
 

Add Best Comp

Add comparable title

Remove comparable title

Turnstone Press Backlist

more
Significance of Moths, The
By (author): Shirley Camia
9780888015334 Paperback , Trade English General/trade Apr 15, 2015
$17.00 CAD
Active 5.5 x 8.5 x 0 in | 0.28 lb 96 pages Turnstone Press
POETRY / Canadian / General
Poetry
Canada
Against the backdrop of the changing seasons, Shirley Camia's The Significance of Moths is a graceful exploration of home and memory through the eyes of the migrant and the migrant child. As lives are displaced by new landscapes, where does home exist? In the land or in the mind? For new Canadians and their children there is no easy answer. In the journey to form identity, The Significance of Moths confronts the ghosts of "what was" with the here and now.

Shirley Camia is a broadcaster and journalist, born in Winnipeg to first-generation Filipino immigrants.

She has traveled throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia, sleeping alongside the rice fields of rural Japan and falling in love with Canada's far north.

She lives and writes in Toronto.

of 386

Forgotten Password

Please enter your email address and click submit. An email with instructions on resetting your password will be sent to you.

Forgotten Password

An email has been sent out with instructions for resetting your password.