George Payerle

Vancouver-born George Payerle is a poet, novelist, translator and editor whose parents immigrated from Hungary after WW I. His first novel, the afterpeople, (Anansi, 1970) formed part of his masters thesis at the University of British Columbia. Unknown Soldier was published by Macmillan in 1987 and remains a definitive expression of a combat veterans experience in civilian life. Payerles fiction, poems and translations have found periodical and anthology publication over the past three decades...See more