www.gg.ca Archives - Archives du www.gg.ca
Governor General of Canada / Gouverneur général du Canadaa




Order of Canada

Pierre Morency, O.C., C.Q., L.ès L.

Full Name Honour Received Residence
Pierre Morency, O.C., C.Q., L.ès L. O.C. Sainte-Pétronille d'Orléans
Honour Appointment Investiture
Officer of the Order of Canada October 10, 2002 May 9, 2003
He is considered one of the most important poets of his generation, drawing his inspiration from the various expressions of life. His passion for ornithology and nature is frequently reflected in his work. He is recognized as well as an outstanding writer for radio and has made his mark as a playwright. His masterful writing has brought honour to the literary world, as evidenced by the many awards he has received. He has also helped to promote Quebec poetry through his part in establishing the Union des écrivains québécois and the Estuaire literary review.
Updated: 2018-03-26
Important Notices
top of page
top of page