Roger Farr will be visiting from Vancouver, BC! And Brian Ang! And maybe more!
Described as “a poet of great heart and aesthetic / political commitment”, Roger Farr is the author Surplus (2006), Means (2012), and IKMQ (2013). A former member of the Kootenay School of Writing collective, his critical writing on avant-garde poetics and autonomous social movements has appeared in Anarchist Studies, Armed Cell, Fifth Estate, Perspectives on Anarchist Theory, The Poetic Front, West Coast Line, and XCP: Cross Cultural Poetics. Currently he is editing a collection of sexpol writing by anarchist individualist Émile Armand, Amourous Comradeship. His long poem about flight from the metropolis, City Stream, is also forthcoming. He lives on Gabriola Island and teaches at Capilano University in Vancouver.
Brian Ang’s current poetic project is The Totality Cantos, for Atelos. Edited the magazine ARMED CELL (2011-17).