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Tucker, Aaron

Title:

Contract Lecturer

Education:

MA Creative Writing and Literature, University of Windsor

Office:

JOR-1019

Telephone:

416-979-5000 ext 2995

Email Address:

atucker@ryerson.ca

Biography:

Aaron Tucker's first book of poetry punchlines was released by Mansfield Press in Spring of 2015. His poetic works and reviews have been published across Canada with his previous chapbook, apartments, shortlisted for the 2010 bpNichol Chapbook award. As well, he is the co-creator of the ChessBard, an app that translates chess games into poems that can be found at chesspoetry.com and is one of the co-contributors on the 3D Poetry Project.

His collection of essays Interfacing with the Internet in Popular Cinema was published by Palgrave-Macmillan in July of 2014.

He is working on learning chess in between watching his beloved Raptors lose games.

Research Interests:

Contemporary Canadian Poetry, Digital Literacies, Digital Cinema

Current Courses:

SSH 205 Academic Writing and Research
CENG 505 Creative Writing