Typewriter Poetry & Art with Kevin Stebner


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Date: Thursday, May 16, 2024
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Kevin Stebner will be in the library live, performing and writing with different aspects of his concrete poetry practice, utilizing typewriters to explore typewritten poetry/art.

Drop in and see him at work.

Kevin Stebner is a multi-disciplinary writer, musician, and artist from Calgary, Alberta. As a concrete poet, Stebner is known for an astounding array of over 400 typewriter visual poems, many of which are appearing in chapbooks and publications (recently from Blasted Tree, NonPlusUltra, No Press & Timglaset) and is now pursuing a collection of letraset explorations, with two upcoming books in 2023 from Blasted Tree and Assembly Press. 

Stebner has spent over two decades dedicated to DIY music in every capacity, notably from his bands Cold Water and Fulfilment, both having recently released new albums. He is also the proprietor of Calgary's best bookstore that's in a shed, Shed Books.