Susan Glickman is the author of five books of poetry, including Running in Prospect Cemetery: New & Selected Poems; an award–winning work of literary history, The Picturesque & the Sublime: A Poetics of the Canadian Landscape, and most recently, a novel, The Violin Lover. Formerly an English professor, she now teaches part-time for Ryerson University and Writers in Electronic Residence. She lives, and tries to work, in Toronto.
"In …The Violin Lover, Canadian poet Susan Glickman trains her clear eye upon the nature of, and conflicts between, art, domesticity and identity…Glickman's mastery and maturity are evident in The Violin Lover
. Its final moments are as moving and inevitable as the flow of music toward its conclusion. Readers will be richly rewarded by the beauty and power of her artistry."
— The Globe and Mail