Jean-Marc Desgent

Jean-Marc Desgent

Jean-Marc Desgent was born in 1951 in Montréal, Quebec, Canada. He has published twenty books since 1974. He won many prices in his own country and in France. He is considered by critics as one of the most vivid poets of the francophone poetry. His works have been translated in many languages. The professor and critic François Paré wrote: “Jean-Marc Desgent’s poetic works are among the most brilliantly original and profoundly prophetic examples of contemporary Quebec poetry.”

Canada