Adam Dickinson

Adam Dickinson

Adam Dickinson’s most recent book is Anatomic (Coach House Books, 2018). He has published three other books, including The Polymers, which was a finalist for the Governor General’s Award for Poetry and the Trillium Book Award for Poetry. He teaches poetics and creative writing at Brock University in St. Catharines, Ontario.

Poetic Subjectivities

Loft 2, Harbourfront Centre Main Building

Challenging the ostensible inwardness and political quietism of the lyric subject, this panel will interrogate the status of the subject in postlanguage poetics in the 21st century. Reading from recently published books of poetry, the participants in this panel will explore contemporary poetic subjectivities from perspectives that include intersectionality, recuperated Black ways of knowing that […]

Community Building / Le renforcement des collectivités Craft of Writing / L’art de l’écriture
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How Much? Issues in Researching and Funding

Market Tent B

Adam Dickinson, Timothy Taylor, Shazia Hafiz Ramji, Ian Williams and you discuss research into science, art, the paranormal, and the institutions that make our books possible. We explore what research looks like among writers, how much research is necessary, and the institutional forces (and corresponding access issues) that determine what and who gets funded. What […]

Business of Writing / Le volet commercial de l’écriture Craft of Writing / L’art de l’écriture
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