Sunday, January 01, 2006

Press, Selected Publications, and Reviews

PRESS FOR I LOVE YOU TORONTO

I Love You Toronto, an exhibition of I Love You graffiti photographs by Sharon Harris, showed at Dooney's from November 8, 2005 to February 19, 2006.

A Canadian Press (CP) story by Lorrayne Anthony appeared in newspapers and magazines nationwide, including Maclean's, The Chronicle Herald, The Ottawa Sun, Medicine Hat News, The Cape Breton Post, The Sarnia Observer, canadaeast.com, The Hamilton Spectator, Kelowna Daily Courier, The Record, The Brandon Sun, The Brooks Bulletin, 24 Hours, and The Brockville Recorder. The story also appeared on radio stations across Canada.

Other articles appeared in eye weekly, The National Post (images appeared on the arts' section front page), U of T news, The Annex Gleaner, The Villager, broken pencil, and the eyeopener.

Harris appeared on CBC RadioOne's Freestyle, Adam Vaughan's CityTV talkshow, Hour Town, and on CityTV News at 11. The show's opening was announced on CIUT (89.5 FM)'s In Other Words with Myna Wallin. Iloveyougalleries.com was presented to students in Nick Mount's "Literature For Our Time" course at The University of Toronto, and was The Toronto Public Space Committee's site of the month for March 05.

Stories and announcements appeared on Google News, Yahoo! Entertainment, Torontoist.com, Said Like Reeds Or Things, canada.com, Blog TO, All Things Girl, My Toronto, Le 321 Blogue, and other fine places on the web.

Photos from the show represented Toronto in The Capilano Review's city issue, accompanied Adam Vaughan's contribution to The State of the Arts: Living With Culture in Toronto, vol. 2 of the uTOpia series (Coach House Books). The graffiti was mentioned by Edward Keenan in a Spacing article.

Stories about the launch of The I Love You World Graffiti Project appeared in The National Post and on Torontoist.
 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS


BOOK

2006 AVATAR. Toronto: The Mercury Press. Poetry, 96 pages.


ANTHOLOGIES

Forthcomng  Ground Rules: the best of the second decade of above/ground press 2003-2013. Ed. rob mclennan. Ottawa: Chaudiere.

2013 The Broadview Introduction to Literature. Eds. Lisa Chalykoff, Neta Gordon, Paul Lumsden. Calgary: Broadview Press.

2012 The Last Vispo. Eds. Crag Hill, Nico Vassilakis. Seattle: Fantagraphics.

2009 poem, home: An Anthology of Ars Poetica. Eds. Jennifer Hill and Dan Waber. Kingston, PA: Paper Kite Press.

2007 Not for Mothers Only: Contemporary Poems on Child-Getting & Child-Rearing. Eds. Catherine Wagner and Rebecca Wolff. Albany, NY: Fence Books.

2005 Shift & Switch: New Canadian Poetry. Eds. derek beaulieu, Jason Christie, a. rawlings. Toronto: The Mercury Press.


CHAPBOOKS

2006 "More Fun With ‘Pataphysics." Ottawa: Stanzas. Poetry.

2006 "Circumgyrations." St. Catharines: In Case of Emergency Press. Poetry.

2004 "Fun With ‘Pataphysics." Toronto: Bookthug. Poetry.


SELECTED PERIODICAL PUBLICATIONS

2010 “Sharon Harris on Jennifer LoveGrove,” The Globe & Mail. Poetry Review.

2009 “The Best Game on the Page,” Openbooktoronto.ca. Article.

2008 “I Love You, Too: One Passerby’s Response to Global ‘I Love You’ Graf,” Overspray. Photo essay.

2006 “The Familiar in Photography,” Geist No. 60. Photo essay.

2005 Three Poems, dANDelion Vol. 31, No. 1. Second place, Science Fiction Contest. 3 pages.


LITERARY ACTIVITIES

2009 Contributor to international visual poetry show, Infusoria
2007 Books Editor, Torontoist.com
2006 Arts Curator, Scream Literary Festival
2002-2006 Columnist, Word Magazine
2001-2006 Curator, Poetography.ca


SELECTED REVIEWS OF AVATAR

CBRA (October 2009)
University of Toronto Quarterly (Winter 2008)
Prairie Fire Magazine (Fall 2008)
Broken Pencil (May 2007)
Lucid Forge (May 2007)
HubCanada (June 2007)
Lemonhound (July 2007)
Matrix Magazine (November 2007)
rob mclennan's blog (December 2006)

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