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First Name Daniel
Last Name Tysdal
Member Since February 6, 2021
Email daniel.scott.tysdal@gmail.com
Website www.danielscotttysdal.com
Twitter @dstiz
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Bio Daniel Scott Tysdal is the ReLit Award-winning author of three books of poetry, the poetry textbook The Writing Moment: A Practical Guide to Creating Poems (Oxford University Press), and the TEDx talk, “Everything You Need to Write a Poem (and How It Can Save a Life).” His short films have screened at festivals in Canada, the US, Mexico, and Australia. Most recently, his short film Wave Form won Best Experimental Short at the Arizona Underground Film Festival and Frog Hollow Press published his chapbook, Mad Fold-In Poems. He teaches at the University of Toronto Scarborough.
Publications a) Poetry Fauxccasional Poems. Fredericton: icehouse, 2015. The Mourner’s Book of Albums. Toronto: Tightrope, 2010. Predicting the Next Big Advertising Breakthrough Using a Potentially Dangerous Method. Regina: Coteau, 2006. b) Fiction The Entertainment Room. Hamilton: Buckrider Books/Wolsack & Wynn. (Forthcoming 2021) c) Textbooks The Writing Moment: A Practical Guide to Creating Poems. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 2014.
Genres Academic, Educational, Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Scriptwriting, Short Stories, Speculative
Available For Readings, Presentations, Workshops, Book Club Meetings, Speaking Engagements