Jordan Scott

Jordan Scott is the author of Silt (New Star Books, 2006) and, from Coach House Books, blert (2008); Decomp (2014), a collaboration with Stephen Collis and the ecosphere of British Columbia; and Night & Ox (2017). His chapbooks include Clearance Process (SMALL CAPS, 2016) and Lanterns at Guantánamo (Simon Fraser University, 2016), both of which treat his experience after being allowed access to Guantanamo Bay in April 2015. Scott was the 2015/16 writer-in-residence at Simon Fraser University and the recipient of the 2018 Latner Writers’ Trust Poetry Prize for his contributions to Canadian poetry. Scott works with Broc Rossell at the Elephants.