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Jon Paul Fiorentino


Jon Paul Fiorentino is a writer and editor. His first novel is Stripmalling (ECW, 2009) which was shortlisted for the 2009 Hugh MacLennan Award for Fiction. His most recent book of poetry is Indexical Elegies (Coach House Books, 2010). He is the author of the poetry books The Theory of the Loser Class (Coach House Books, 2006) which was shortlisted for the 2006 A.M. Klein Award for Poetry and Hello Serotonin (Coach House Books, 2004) and the humour book Asthmatica (Insomniac Press, 2005). His most recent editorial projects are the anthologies Career Suicide! Contemporary Literary Humour (DC Books, 2003) and Post-Prairie – a collaborative effort with Robert Kroetsch, (Talonbooks, 2005). He lives in Montreal where he is the Editor of Matrix magazine and Snare Books.

Books by Jon Paul Fiorentino

Leaving_mile_end Leaving Mile End

Imnotscareofyouoranything I'm Not Scared of You or Anything

Needsimprovement Needs Improvement

Index Indexical Elegies

Stripmalling Stripmalling

1552451682 Theory of the Loser Class, The

1-894663-86-1 Asthmatica

1552451364 Hello Serotonin



December 11, 1975

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