anglepoise (WIP)


Anglepoise is a conversation in poems between two women over 220 years. It references Mrs. Simcoe’s Diary, the work of Elizabeth Posthuma Gwillim Simcoe, author, painter, and mapmaker, who lived in Canada 1791-1796. Often in a canvas tent, often reading by candlelight.

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Chapbook, 2015


Selections from Elizabeth Simcoe's journal, watercolours, and sketches.


1. [Description of a caterpillar]. [1793?]. F47-11-1-0-105. Archives of Ontario. Used by permission.

2. Butterfly. 1792. F47-11-1-0-32. Archives of Ontario. Used by permission.