Chris Banks

banks-chrisChris Banks’ first book Bonfires received the 2004 Jack Chalmers award for poetry and was also nominated for the 2004 Gerald Lampert Award. He recently received an Ontario Arts Council works-in-progress grant this year for his current manuscript. His poems have appeared in The New Quarterly, The Fiddlehead, The Antigonish Review, Modomnoc, Eye Weekly, andEcholocation. He writes and teaches in Waterloo, Ontario.