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Frank Scott (F.R. Scott), 1899-1965

Frank Scott was born in Quebec City, August 1, 1899. He was christened Francis Reginald Scott (a secret he kept well hidden). He was the son of the poet Frederick George Scott (1862-1944) and Amy Brooks, and the grandson of William Edward Scott (1822-1888) and Elizabeth Sproston. Frank Scott died in Montreal, Jan. 31, 1985.

See Sandra Djwa, The Politics of the Imagination: A Life of F. R. Scott. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1987.

Brief biography

Brief critical appreciation

A selection of Frank Scott's poems.