Michael Ondaatje

Ondaatje speaking at [[Tulane University]], 2010 Philip Michael Ondaatje, (; born 12 September 1943), is a Sri Lanka-born Canadian poet, fiction writer, essayist, novelist, editor and filmmaker. He is the recipient of multiple literary awards such as the Governor General's Award, the Giller Prize, the Booker Prize, and the Prix Médicis étranger. Ondaatje is also an Officer of the Order of Canada, recognizing him as one of Canada's most renowned living authors.

Ondaatje's literary career began with his poetry in 1967, publishing ''The Dainty Monsters'', and then in 1970 the critically acclaimed ''The Collected Works of Billy the Kid.'' However, he is more recently recognized for his nationally and internationally successful novel ''The English Patient'' (1992), which was adapted into a film in 1996. In 2018, Ondaatje won the Golden Man Booker Prize for ''The English Patient''.

In addition to his literary writing, Ondaatje has been an important force in "fostering new Canadian writing" with two decades commitment to Coach House Press (around 1970-90), and his editorial credits on Canadian literary projects like the journal ''Brick'', and the ''Long Poem Anthology'' (1979), among others. Provided by Wikipedia
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by Ondaatje, Michael, 1943-
Published 2002
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by Ondaatje, Michael, 1943-
Published 1996
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by Ondaatje, Michael, 1943-
Published 2011
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by Ondaatje, Michael, 1943-
Published 2008
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by Ondaatje, Michael, 1943-
Published 2011
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by Ondaatje, Michael, 1943-
Published 2007
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by Ondaatje, Michael, 1943-
Published 2005
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by Ondaatje, Michael, 1943-
Published 1988
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by Ondaatje, Michael, 1943-
Published 1986
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by Ondaatje, Michael, 1943-
Published 1967
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by Ondaatje, Michael, 1943-
Published 1969
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by Ondaatje, Michael, 1943-
Published 1971
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by Ondaatje, Michael, 1943-
Published 1971
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by Ondaatje, Michael, 1943-
Published 2004
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by Ondaatje, Michael, 1943-
Published 2004
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by Ondaatje, Michael, 1943-
Published 1985
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by Ondaatje, Michael, 1943-
Published 1973
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by Ondaatje, Michael, 1943-
Published 2004
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