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Adam Dickinson

Adam Dickinson

Adam Dickinson’s poems have appeared in literary journals in Canada and internationally. His poetry has been translated into Chinese and Polish. His work has also been anthologized in Breathing Fire 2: Canada’s New Poets, Post Prairie, The Echoing Years: An Anthology of Poetry from Canada and Ireland, The Shape of Content:Creative Writing in Mathematics and Science, and in Open Wide a Wilderness: Canadian Nature Poems . His first book of poetry, Cartography and Walking , was shortlisted for an Alberta Book Award. His second collection, Kingdom,Phylum , was a finalist for the Trillium Book Award for Poetry. Adam is currently Associate Professor of poetics at Brock University in St. Catharines, Ontario, where he teaches poetry, creative writing, and literary theory.

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