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Brian P Trehearne

Brian Trehearne
Arts 245
Office Hours: 
Tuesdays 1:30-3:30PM
514-398-4400 Ext 09352
Email Address: 
brian [dot] trehearne [at] mcgill [dot] ca
Mailing Address: 

McGill University Department of English
853 Sherbrooke Street West
Arts Building
Montreal, QC H3A 0G5 CANADA

Degrees and Academic Title(s): 

B.A., M.A., Ph.D. (McGill), Professor

General Research Areas: 
Teaching and Research Areas: 

Canadian literature to 1970, chiefly poetry.

Taught previously at: 

University of Western Ontario, Queen's University.

Awards and Fellowships: 
  • SSHRC Standard Research Grants
  • Thrice winner of the Louis Dudek Award for Excellence in Teaching
  • Winner of the Arts Undergraduate Society Award for Excellence in Teaching
Selected Publications : 

Editor, Canadian Poetry 1920 to 1960 (2010).

Editor, The Complete Poems of A.J.M. Smith (2007). 

The Montreal Forties: Modernist Poetry in Transition (1999).

Aestheticism and the Canadian Modernists: Aspects of a Poetic Influence (1989).

Editor, The Emigrant by Standish O’Grady (1989).

Current Research: 

Critical edition of The Complete Poems of John Glassco.