Louise Dupré (born July 9, 1949) is a Quebec journalist, educator and writer.
The daughter of Cécile Paré and Arthur Dupré, she was born in Sherbrooke and was educated at the Université de Sherbrooke and the Université de Montréal, receiving a PhD in literature from the latter institution. From 1981 to 1984, she was a member of the publishing collective Éditions du Remue-Ménage. In 1988, she became a member of the editorial committee for the magazine Voix et Images : Littérature québécoise; she served as director from 1995 to 1998. She taught at the Université du Québec à Montréal.
- Noir déjà, poetry (1993), received the Grand Prix de poésie from the Festival international de Trois-Rivières
- La memoria, novel (1997), received the Prix Ringuet from the Académie des lettres du Québec and the prize awarded by the Société des écrivains Canadiens
- Tout comme elle, play (2006), received the Critics' prize for 2005-2006 in the category Montreal from the Association québécoise des critiques de théâtre
- Plus haut que les flammes (2011), received the Governor General's Award for French-language poetry and the Grand Prix Québécor from the Festival international de la poésie
- La Main hantée (2017) won the Governor General's Award for French-language poetry
- "Dupré, Louise" (in French). Infocentre littéraire des écrivains.
- New, William H, ed. (2002). Dupré, Louise. Encyclopedia of Literature in Canada. p. 323. ISBN 0-8020-0761-9.
- "Governor General Literary Awards announced: Joel Thomas Hynes wins top English fiction prize". CBC News, November 1, 2017.