Books written by Christian Bök

Avant Canada

December 19, 2018 | 232 pages
Avant Canada presents a rich collection of original essays and supporting creative works on a representative array of Canadian, literary avant-garde movements from the past 50 years. Featuring 28 of the best writers and critics in the field, it offers an essential overview of the past, present, and... More Info


Coach House Press | July 17, 2019 | 115 pages
In a five-chapter book of experimental verse, each chapter uses only one vowel, with the vowel taking on its own personality, in a volume that also includes other poems about vowels and language in general.  More Info

The Xenotext

Coach House Books | September 21, 2015 | 200 pages
Enciphered in a bacterium, "The Xenotext" is the world's first living poem.  More Info