Steven Ross-Smith

Steven Ross-Smith

Steven Ross Smith has been creating and performing poetry and sound poetry for over three decades in solo collaborative and solo contexts. He has been influenced by bpNichol and other Toronto poets with whom he spent time in the mid-70’s. Fluttertongue 3: disarray, won the 2005 Saskatchewan Book of the Year Award.

He has published twelve books of poetry, fiction and non-fiction, and has performed and been published in England, Holland, Russia, Portugal, USA, and Canada. Smith was a founding member of the original editorial collective, Underwhich Editions in 1978 and served as Executive Director of Sage Hill Writing Experience from 1990 to 2008. He is currently the Director of Literary Arts at The Banff Centre, where he is also the Editor of BoulderPavement, the on-line multimedia arts and ideas journal.


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Fluttertongue 5

Is he talking about botany or…hmmm…ahhh…well now. The very act of reading Steven Ross Smith’s fifth volume of his Fluttertongue series draws shock, secret smiles and out-loud exclamations from the most stoic, stuffedshirt readers of poetry.

ISBN 9780888013781
Base price with tax $17.00
Sales price $17.00
Sales price without tax $17.00

Fluttertongue 3

In the third book of Steven Ross Smith's multi-volume fluttertongue, Smith turns his keen trickster's eye on the poem itself, and the ways in which it is presented. Smith pushes the boundaries not only of verse, but also of language, and or our ability to know what surrounds us and how to articulate it.

ISBN 9780888013071
Base price with tax: $15.95
Sales price: $15.95
Sales price without tax: $15.95
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