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Matt Cohen

AKA Matthew Cohen

Born: 30-Dec-1942
Birthplace: Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Died: 2-Dec-1999
Location of death: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Cause of death: Cancer - Lung

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Novelist

Nationality: Canada
Executive summary: Emotional Arithmetic

Father: Morris Cohen
Mother: Beatrice Sohn
Wife: Arden Ford (div.)
Wife: Susan Bricker (div.)
Girlfriend: Katherine Govier (cohabited)
Wife: Patsy Aldana (until his death, one son, one daughter)
Son: Daniel
Daughter: Madeleine

    University: BA Political Economy, University of Toronto (1964)
    University: MS Political Science, University of Toronto (1965)
    Teacher: McMaster University (1967-68)
    Teacher: University of Victoria (1979-80)

    Governor General's Award 1979 for Elizabeth and After

Author of books:
Korsoniloff (1969, novel)
Johnny Crackle Sings (1971, novel)
The Disinherited (1974, novel)
Wooden Hunters (1975, novel)
The Colours of War (1977, novel)
The Sweet Second Summer of Kitty Malone (1979, novel)
Flowers of Darkness (1981, novel)
The Spanish Doctor (1984, novel)
Nadine (1987, novel)
Emotional Arithmetic (1990, novel)
Freud: The Paris Notebooks (1991, novel)
The Bookseller (1993, novel)
Last Seen (1996, novel)
Elizabeth and After (1999, novel)

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