Publications

Film Screenings, Exhibitions, Publications:

Journal article (forthcoming). Wooden Reels and the Maintenance of Virtual Life: Gaming and the Death Drive in a Digital Age.” English Studies in Canada. 37.3 (Spring): 2012.

Photography exhibition and poetry performance. “Relic to Refuse: (Neo)Pastoral Space in the Age of Disposability (A Theory of Things).” More Please: Explorations of Excess. Free-Exchange Conference. University of Calgary, Calgary, AB. March 9 – 11, 2012.

 

Film published. “Here the Crow Starves: Horking a Jackson Pollock.” Canadian Film Centre, Toronto, ON. September 15, 2011.

http://www.shortsnonstop.com/videos/watch/here-the-crow-starves-horking-a-jackson-pollock/

 

Photography and poetry published. “A Final Aubade” and “Simon Lee: The Prequel”. Qwerty Magazine 26 Spring 2011.

 

Photography published. “Anecdote of the Jugs.” The Torontoist. 28 March 2011. Web.

http://torontoist.com/2011/03/urban_planner_march_28_2011.php

Photography exhibited. “The Persistence of Ephemeral Memory: Tech-Waste in Pastoral Spaces.” Literatures of Modernity Symposium. Ryerson University, Toronto, ON. March 28, 2011.

Film screened. “To Whom Does That Vagina Belong?” Salon des Refusés. One of 30 animated films selected out of 1945 entries. Ottawa International Animation Festival, Ottawa, ON. October 21, 2010.

Films published. “Poetic Ab(h)ortions” and “To Whom Does That Vagina Belong?” ShortsNonStop Worldwide Short Film Festival, Canadian Film Centre. July 14, 2010.

http://www.shortsnonstop.com/mature/videos/watch/to-whom-does-that-vagina-belong/

http://www.shortsnonstop.com/mature/videos/watch/poetic-abhortions/

Films Screened. “Poetic Ab(h)ortions” and “To Whom Does That Vagina Belong?” CUPE Quarterly Magazine Launch, Staircase Theatre, Hamilton, ON. September 24, 2010. July 14, 2010.

Photography exhibited. CUPE Quarterly Magazine Launch, Staircase Theatre, Hamilton, ON. September 24, 2010.

Photography published. “Repose” and “Cradle”. CUPE Quarterly Magazine, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON. September 08, 2010.

Photography exhibited. Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton, ON. April – May 2010.

http://hamiltonartistsinc.blogspot.com/2010_04_01_archive.html

Photography exhibited. Archives and the Everyday Colloquium, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON. April 14, 2010.

Photography and poetry published. “Brushstroke on a Highway” and “Deadstock Removal”. ALT-erior Motive, University of Western Ontario, London, ON. April 10, 2008.

Photography exhibited. Graduate English Society Conference, University of Western Ontario, London, ON. April 10, 2008.

Academic Contributions:

Conference participant. “Relic to Refuse: (Neo)Pastoral Space in the Age of Disposability (A Theory of Things)”. More Please: Explorations of Excess. Free-Exchange Conference. University of Calgary, Calgary, AB. March 9 – 11, 2012.

Conference participant. “Rural Artifacts, Pastoral Space and the Modern Aesthetic Encounter”. Material Cultures Conference, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON (forthcoming, May 6-8, 2011).

Conference participant. “Wooden Reels and the Maintenance of Virtual Life: Gaming and the Death Drive”. Futurist Theory and Fiction: Fear, Horror, and Terror(ism), University of Guelph, Guelph, ON. November 26, 2010.

Conference participant. “Rural Artifacts/Rural Waste and the Modern Aesthetic Encounter”. Archives and the Everyday Graduate Colloquium, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON. April 14, 2010.

Conference participant. “The Rural Artifact and the Phenomenology of Thinghood”. Graduate English Society Conference, University of Western Ontario, London, ON. April 10, 2008.

Conference participant. “Aestheticism, Sublimation, and the Text as Symptom in Freud’s Dora”. History and Hysteria in Narrative Fiction, University of Western Ontario, London, ON. April 13, 2007.

Books

Some of the photographs included on the website have been bound into book form by McMaster University’s Innovation Press.  Below is a sample of the cover art for the book, and a PDF file with selections of the core material.  To order a copy, contact Rural Art at: bseditng@gmail.com.

 

 The Rural Artifact and the Phenomenology of Thinghood

 

 

 

Photographs and Poetry

McMaster University Innovation Press.

(Posting is pending response from external publishers.)

 

Black and White: $15.00

Full Colour: $22.00