Red Blood, Black Ink, White Paper: New & Selected Poems. Toronto: Exile Editions, 2002.

The Works. London, ON: Calliope Press, 1978.

Doctor Umlaut’s Earthly Kingdom. London, ON: Calliope Press, 1974.

Ordinary Moving. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1969.

Within the Zodiac. Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1964.


The Kingdom of the Cats. New York: Ace, 1985.

Son of the Morning and Other Stories. New York: Ace, 1983.

Emperor, Swords, Pentacles. New York: Ace, 1982.

A Judgement of Dragons. New York: Berkley Publishers, 1980.

O Master Caliban. New York: Harper and Row, 1976.

Why Should I Have All the Grief? Toronto: Macmillan, 1969.

Sunburst. New York: Fawcett, 1964.

Who Knows One? Toronto: Hawkshead Press, 1961.


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1982: Canadian Science Fiction and Fantasy Award


Phyllis Gotlieb was born in 1926 inToronto. She grew up there, and attended the University of Toronto, where she earned her BA and MA. She is both a poet and a novelist, and is most widely known for her science fiction writing.

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