POET LAUREATE PRESSERS

NEWS OUTLETS

City of Toronto: Press Release: Poet Laureate [pdf]

City of Toronto: The Role of Toronto’s Poet Laureate [website] | [pdf]

Edward Keenan, “Toronto’s new poet laureate A. F. Moritz gets what life is like here,” The Star, March 6, 2019 [website] | [pdf]

Steven W. Beattie, “A. F. Moritz Named Toronto’s Sixth Poet Laureate,” Quill and Quire, March 6, 2019 [website] | [pdf]

Johshua Freeman, “Al Moritz Named Next Poet Laureate,” CP24 dot com, March 6, 2019 [website] | [pdf]

David Rider, “New Poet Laureate, A. F. Moritz, calls Toronto an ‘outstanding little city-state,” The Star, March 6, 2019 [website] | [pdf] 

RADIO

CBC METRO MORNING 
with Matt Galloway

Introducing Toronto’s New Poet Laureate 
March 8, 2019

Poetry Theory and Practice

Interviews in Print

James Lindsay, “A Poem Discloses Something: An Interview with A. F. Moritz,” Open Book. May 25, 2018 [website] [pdf]

Evan Jones. “A. F. Moritz Interviewed by Evan Jones.” CNQ Online. January 13, 2017 [webstite] [pdf]

James Wood, Transcript of the full interview behind the Prism article, directly below. Sequence: An Extended Interview [webpage] | [pdf] 

James Wood, “‘In poetry, what is learned is of the blood,’ An interview with award-winning poet A.F. Moritz,” PRISM Online. April 11, 2016 [website] | [pdf]

Grace [O’Connell?], “Poetry Month Special: Talking with Anansi Poets A. F. Moritz, Erin Mourê, and Karen Solie. Open Book Toronto Online, April 15, 2015. [website link has expired] |  [pdf]

CBC Canada Writes, “CBC Magic 8: A. F. Moritz on the ‘Illiterature’ of Poetry,” CBC Books Online, April 3, 2015 [website link has expired] | [pdf] 

Samantha Ainsworth, “Connectivity of Humanity Through Language: Samantha Ainsworth in Conversation with A. F. Moritz,” Malahat Review Online, 2014 [website]  |  [pdf]

Sue Sinclair, “Moritz on Beauty,” Lemonhound. April 9, 2013 [website] | [pdf]

Damian Rogers, “A. F. Moritz, Bio and Micro-Interview,” Poetry In Voice [website][pdf]

Marc Vincenz. “Not Just Contemplating a Rock. An Interview with A. F. Moritz,” Open Letters Monthly. October 1, 2009 [website] [pdf]

 

Podcast

ANANSI POETRY PODCAST 
with Damian Rogers 

A. F. Moritz: From Borges to Cyberpunk 
April 2015 , Celebrating Sequence