Steve Venright is the author of four books of poetry in prose, including Straunge Wunder (Coach House, 1996) and Spiral Agitator (Coach House, 2000). His chapbooks include The Sleepy Turbine (LyricalMyrical, 2003) and The Illustrated Venright English Dictionary (BookThug, 2004). He has also published extensively in various magazines and anthologies, or as broadsides, postcards and booklets produced by assorted small presses.
Through his Torpor Vigil Industries CD label he has released several unique recordings, including Songs of Elsewhere by Samuel Andreyev and The Further Somniloquies of Dion McGregor?: More Outrageous Recordings of the World’s Most Renowned Sleeptalker. Steve was born in the fictional land of Sarnia and now resides in a large consensual reality domain called Toronto, Ontario.
Festival: 2008 (spring)