Adam Dickinson is a writer, researcher, and teacher whose work frequently explores intersections between poetry and science. His poems have appeared in literary journals in Canada and internationally as well as in anthologies such as Breathing Fire 2: Canada¹s New Poets, Post Prairie, The Shape of Content: Creative Writing in Mathematics and Science, and in Open Wide a Wilderness: Canadian Nature Poems. His book of poetry Cartography and Walking was short listed for an Alberta Book Award. His collection Kingdom, Phylum was a finalist for the 2007 Trillium Book Award for Poetry. His next book, The Polymers, will appear in 2013. He is also working on another poetry project that involves testing his blood and body for chemicals and microbes. When not giving his body to science, he teaches at Brock University in St. Catharines, Ontario. The reading is free and all are welcome. We are grateful for the support of the Canada Council for the Arts and St Jerome's University.
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