Bill Bissett


Born
in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
November 23, 1939


bill bissett (born William Frederick Bissett, November 23, 1939) is a Canadian poet famous for his anti-conventional style.

bissett attended Dalhousie University and the University of British Columbia but dropped out of both universities because of an overriding desire to live as a free agent, writer and painter unencumbered by any academic constraints. He moved to Vancouver, British Columbia in 1958. Five years later he started the blew ointment magazine and later launched blewointment press. bissett is based in Vancouver and Toronto alternating between the two cities.

Average rating: 4.24 · 169 ratings · 16 reviews · 52 distinct works
Rush: What Fukan Theory; A ...

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4.53 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 2012
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inkorrect thots

4.27 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1992
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Nobody owns th earth

4.25 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1971 — 2 editions
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th influenza uv logik

4.50 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1995
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novel

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 2011
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Selected Poems: Beyond Even...

4.50 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1980
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loving without being vulnrabul

4.17 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1997
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Northern Birds In Color

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th book

4.40 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 2016
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Animal Uproar

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