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Bök, Christian 1966-

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Works: 53 works in 110 publications in 1 language and 1,575 library holdings
Genres: Experimental poetry  Live sound recordings  Interviews  Musical settings  Exhibition catalogs  Poetry  Cantatas  Chamber music  Scores  Artists' books 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR9199.3.B575, C811.54
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Eunoia by Christian Bök( Book )
23 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 560 libraries worldwide
Eunoia which means 'beautiful thinking', is the shortest English language word to contain all five vowels. Each letter in this word appears in a chapter by itself
'Pataphysics : the poetics of an imaginary science by Christian Bök( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
CASSIDY, A.: Crutch of Memory (The) ( file )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
Ground works : avant-garde for thee ( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
"Ground Works is like an axonometric drawing in that it reveals the true inner workings behind and underneath Canada's literary edifice, with Margaret Atwood as the architect and Christian Bok as the engineer. Together Atwood and Bok have assembled an anthology unlike any other in Canadian literature. Here are the wild and weird, transgressive and transformative, funny and fearless works at the root of our best writing. Here is our avant-garde, the works that were ground out by "ground-under" writers, as Chris Scott calls them in his experimental novel, Bartleby. The works that challenged and changed our literary ground from underneath."--Jacket
Crystallography by Christian Bök( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Crystallography is the mineral science whose name means 'lucid writing.' Long out of print, but now available again in an elegant revised edition, this extraordinary work of avant-garde literature explores the boundary between science and poetry, suggesting that to write with clarity in either discipline involves the most intense thought, much like an act of 'lucid dreaming.' The book reveals that, within the sediment of everyday language, poems are the crystalline formations. -- Back cover
Crystallography : book 1 of information theory by Christian Bök( Book )
5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
The xenotext by Christian Bök( Book )
4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
The crutch of memory by Aaron Cassidy( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Have you heard the word? ( visu )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
From alternative rock concerts, to MTV, to clubs, coffee shops, even public parks and buses, poetry in performance, today dubbed "the spoken word," is back. This documentary, hosted by dub poet Clifton Joseph, examines the roots of this phenomenon and demonstrates its rebirth. The film also includes performances and interviews with many of the most popular spoken word artists today as well as such legendary Beat Generation predecessors as Allen Ginsberg
Giving notice : words on walls by Peter Dykhuis( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
String variables by Christian Bök( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
The xenotext by Christian Bök( file )
in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Helen enfettered : for soprano, mezzo-soprano and ensemble by Kate Soper( score )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Noyta CCCP by Christian Bök( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Triptych by Christian Bök( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
2010 Fact-Simile trading card series ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
I, purples, spat blood, laugh of beautiful lips : for solo voice and computer (2006) by Aaron Cassidy( score )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
JENSEN, A.: Choral Music (From Sea to Sea) (B. Anderson, Rainville) ( file )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Millennial 'pataphysics ( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bök, Christian Charles 1966-
Christian Bök Canadian poet
Christian Bök canadisk digter
Languages
English (77)
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