FITZPATRICK, Ryan




Author Tags: Poetry

Poet and critic, Ryan Fitzpatrick lives in Vancouver, where he is currently working toward his doctorate in contemporary poetics at Simon Fraser University. Fitzpatrick’s chapbook, 21st Century Monsters (Red Nettle Press 2012) was shortlisted for the bpNichol Chapbook Award.
In Fortified Castles (Talon $16.95) his latest collection of poetry, Fitzpatrick asks “what might cause us to retreat into the comforting walls of self” when confronted with a montage of environmental and economic crisis.

BOOKS:

FAKE MATH: poems (Invisible Publishing 2007) 9780973943856

Why Poetry Sucks: An Anthology of Humorous Experimental Canadian Poetry in English with Jonathan Ball (Insomniac Press, 2014) 9781554831227

Fortified Castles (Talon 2014) $16.95 9780889229099

[BCBW 2014]