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Author: Roger Farr

Gabriola Island, BC resident Roger Farr is the author of four previous books of poetry: the long poem I AM A CITY STILL BUT SOON I SHAN'T BE (2019); IKMQ (2011; finalist for the Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize); Means (2012); and Surplus (2006). He teaches contemporary literature at Capilano University in North Vancouver, and is currently editing a volume of translations of the French anarchist philosopher Émile Armand.

After Villon
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After Villon

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AFTER VILLON, the new book from Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize finalist Roger Farr, is a book of contemporary verse translations and "queer variations" based on the work of 15th century poete maudit Francois Villon. Villon's poetry, written in medie...

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I Am a City Still But Soon I Shan't Be
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I Am a City Still But Soon I Shan't Be

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Poetry. In nine Cantos—spheres of hell—Roger Farr's I AM A CITY STILL BUT SOON I SHAN'T BE metabolizes the modernist long poem to provide a new, psychogeographical I—witness account of the post—Real city. Avoiding the worn paths of the flaneur, Farr...

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IKMQ
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IKMQ

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Poetry. Roger Farr's IKMQ consists of sixty-four brief passages—stories, descrptions, instructions, scenarios, formulae—each involving the characters represented by the letters I, K, M and Q. Various clues, suggested by the rules of grammar and synt...

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