Christian Bök


Christian Bök is a sound poet from Calgary, Canada, based in Melbourne Australia. Known for his experiments with lipograms, his work is informed by fractals, art history, and bioart. Bök’s practice has also involved creating artist books and designing artificial languages for science-fiction television shows. His book Euonia (2001) was the recipient of the Griffin Poetry Prize.

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