Gary Barwin

Gary Barwin is a writer, composer, multimedia artist, and educator and the author of 18 books of poetry and fiction as well as books for both teens and children. His latest books are I, Dr Greenblatt, Orthodontist, 251-1457 (fiction, Anvil Press, 2015) and The Wild Unfathomable Always  (vispo, Xexoxial Editions, 2014) and Moon Baboon Canoe (poetry, Mansfield Press, 2014.) A novel,Yiddish for Pirates will appear with Random House Canada in 2016 and Sonosyntactics: Selected and New Poetry of Paul Dutton, introduced and edited by Barwin will appear summer 2015 from Wilfrid Laurier University Press. Barwin received his PhD in music composition (SUNY at Buffalo). He was 2014-2015 writer-in-residence at Western University. Recordings of his writing and multimedia can be found at his PennSound author page.  He lives in Hamilton, Ontario and at