Christopher Dewdney has published 12 books of poetry as well as two books of popular non-fiction about culture and technology. He has been nominated for the Governor General's Award three times and has won first prize in the CBC Literary Competition for poetry. His previous book of poetry is Signal Fires. Christopher lives in Toronto, where he teaches writing at York University and is a contributing culture and media panelist on TVO's Studio Two. His latest collection is The Natural History.