Catherine Owen

Catherine Owen has been publishing and performing her poetry across Canada and other places in the world since 1993. She has appeared in literary magazines, festivals, cafés, bars, colleges, high schools and retirement homes. Along with ten books of poetry, Catherine also sees her work in anthologies, has degrees, is translated, writes essays and plays bass in her own metal band, Inhuman.


Works by Catherine Owen

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Eloquent Elegies
By Catherine Owen
Published in web format on Canadian Literature‘s website. (Pending print publication.): 174-175.
  • Barking & Biting: The Poetry of Sina Queyras by Sina Queyras (Author) and Erin Wunker (Editor)
  • Abnormal Brain Sonnets by David McFadden (Author)
Narrative Transparencies & Other Melodies
By Catherine Owen
Published in Asian Canadian Critique Beyond the Nation. Spec. issue of Canadian Literature 227 (Winter 2015): 175-177.
  • My Shoes Are Killing Me by Robyn Sarah (Author)
  • He Leaves his Face in the Funeral Car by Arleen Paré (Author)
  • Al Pittman: Collected Poems by Michael Crummey (Editor)
Forms of Passage
By Catherine Owen
Published in Radio, Film, and Fiction. Spec. issue of Canadian Literature 225 (Summer 2015): 157-158.
  • Albrecht Dürer and Me by David Zieroth (Author)
  • Polari by John Barton (Author)
Time’s Wild Ghosts
By Catherine Owen
Published in Queer Frontiers. Spec. issue of Canadian Literature 224 (Spring 2015): 113-114.
  • Washita: Poems by Patrick Lane (Author)
  • Selected Poems by Tim Bowling (Author)
Excavating Childhood by Lexicon & Song
By Catherine Owen
Published in Science & Canadian Literature. Spec. issue of Canadian Literature 221 (Summer 2014): 157-58.
  • Needs Improvement by Jon Paul Fiorentino (Author)
  • Allegheny, BC by Rodney DeCroo (Author)
Ectoplasmic Insanities
By Catherine Owen
Published in Canadian Literature 212 (Spring 2012): 178-180.
  • The Lunatic Muse by Joe Rosenblatt
  • Parrot Fever by Michel Christensen and Joe Rosenblatt

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