Member Profile

Brian Henderson

Photo: Charlene Winger 2008

Brian Henderson is the author of 11 collections of poetry, including The Alphamiricon, a deck of visual poem-cards originally published by UnderWhich now available on UbuWeb's visual poetry site: http://www.ubu.com/vp/Henderson.html. His latest volume is [OR] Sharawadji (Brick, 2011), was a finalist for the Canadian Authors Association Award for Poetry. Nerve Language (Pedlar), was a finalist for the 2007 Governor General’s Award for Poetry. His work has appeared in a number of literary journals over the years and he was a founding editor of RUNE. He has a PhD in Canadian literature and has recently retired from the directorship of Wilfrid Laurier University Press which he brought to international attention. He lives with his wife, Charlene Winger, in Grey Highlands Ontario.

Phone number:
5199240095

Publications

Light in Dark Objects. Ecstasis Press, 2000
Nerve Language. Pedlar Press, 2007
Year Zero. Brick Books, 1995
Smoking Mirror. ECW Press, 1990
Sharawadji. Brick Books, 2011
[OR]. Talon Books, 2014

Awards

Finalist, GG, poetry for Nerve Language, 2007
Finalist, CAA, poetry for Sharawadji, 2011
Eligible for National Public Readings Program :
Yes

WITS

Northern OAC WITS:
No
GST:
GST not applicable