SAN ALLAND

WRITER, ARTIST, CURATOR

Published Poetry – Books & Chapbooks
Naturally Speaking (espresso) – December 2012, Toronto, 32 pages
Blissful Times (BookThug) – March 2007, Toronto, 80 pages
Proof of a Tongue (McGilligan Books) – October 2004, Toronto, 104 pages
The Mathematics of Love (13th Tiger Press) – February 2000, Toronto, 15 pages

Published Fiction – Chapbooks
Here's To Wang (Forest Publications) – April 2009, Edinburgh, 16 pages

Published Poetry – Anthologies (Selected)
Stairs and Whispers: D/deaf and Disabled Poets Write Back (Nine Arches) – May 2017, 3 pages
#UntitledOne (Neu! Reekie!), “Tilt”, “Flip” – June 2015, Edinburgh, 2 pages
Naked Among Thistles (Stewed Rhubarb), “Homecoming” – March 2014, Edinburgh, 3 pages
Poems For Pussy Riot (English PEN), “Weapons of Minor Destruction” – September 2012, London UK, 2 pages
Rogue Stimulus (Mansfield Press), “Desperate Times” – March 2010, Toronto, 1 page
Cuatro Postigos (Cultural Institute of Yucatán) – April 2007, Mérida, translation of 40 poems
radiant danse uv being (Nightwood/blewointment), “Nearest Star”– April 2006, Vancouver, 1 page
Red Light: Superheroes, Saints, and Sluts (Arsenal Pulp Press), “Lipstick Boys” – Fall 2005, Vancouver, 1 page
The Common Sky: Canadian Writers Against the War (Three Squares Press), “Up” – May 2003, Toronto, 1 page
Resist! (Fernwood Publishing), “A Kiss for the Riot Cop” – Fall 2001, Black Point NS, 1 page
Aware in this (Flow Sundays), “Love:11”, “The Resurrection” – Fall 1999, Bermuda, 2 pages

Published Poetry (Editor) – Anthologies (Selected)
Stairs and Whispers: D/deaf and Disabled Poets Write Back (Nine Arches, with Khairani Barokka, Daniel Sluman) – May 2017
New Scottish Poets (Jacket2, online) – October 2012

Some Poems by People I Like: Chrystos, Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha, naila keleta mae, Andra Simons, Jorge L Rivera (sandraslittlebookshop) – March 2007
Some Poems by People I Like (online): Trish Salah, Jim Ferguson, Riley Skelton, others – 2008-2010

Published Short Fiction – Anthologies (Selected)
The Mirror in the Mirror (Comma Press), “Half” – Spring 2018, Manchester, 6 pages

Protest: Stories of Resistance (Comma Press), “Kick-Start” – Spring 2017, Manchester, 15 pages
Thought X (Comma Press), “Equivalence” – Spring 2017, Manchester, 8 pages
The Write Stuff (Pearson Education), “I Know It’s Serious” – Spring 2013, Toronto, 2 pages
Can'tLit: Fearless Fiction (ECW), “Things I Don't Remember” – Autumn 2009, Toronto, 2 pages

Published Theatre – Anthologies
Outspoken (Playwrights Canada), “Strange Attractors” – Autumn 2009, Toronto, 4 pages

Published Essays – Anthologies (Selected)
Stairs and Whispers: D/deaf and Disabled Poets Write Back (Nine Arches), "Nothing About Us Without Us, No One Left Behind" – May 2017, 7 pages
Feral Feminisms, "Notes on 'Able' and Accessible Filmmaking" – June 2016, 7 pages
The State of the Arts (Coach House), “Towards fair-trade Toronto lit” – November 2006, Toronto, 10 pages

Published Poetry – Magazines & Journals (Selected)
SCREE, “Colonial Inferiority”, “Homecoming™” – Summer 2011, Edinburgh, 2 pages
anything anymore anywhere, “J'ai faim” – Spring 2011, Edinburgh, 5 pages
Chroma Journal, “Ambilingual” – Winter 2008, London UK, 1 page
make/shift, “Argh”, “Weapons of Minor Destruction” – Spring 2008, Venice CA, 1 page
Tower of Babble, “The Terrifying Nature of Intimacy” – Fall 2007, Glasgow, 1 page
Kiss Machine, “Goodbye 1” – Fall 2007, Toronto, 1 page
twaddle, “Instability in a Gay Theatre, Feminine Debut” –  March 2007, Toronto, 1 page
Rampike, excerpts from Blissful Times – Spring 2006, Sault Ste Marie, 2 pages
Alucema Review, “Don’t Trust the Postcards” – Spring 2006, Spain, 1 page
Eldigoras, “Ir por aire/Up For Air” – Spring 2004, Spain, 1 page
Literary Review of Canada, “Reasons to Stay #2” – Winter 2004, Toronto, 1 page
Shameless, “Heavy” – September 2004, Toronto, 1 page
This Magazine, “It Could Have Been Mad Chicken” – March 2004, Toronto, 1 page
Navegaciones zur, “Razones para permanacer” – Spring 2003, Mérida, México, 1 page
Taddle Creek, “SASE” – Winter 2001, Toronto, 1 page
Prism International, “Ma Naissance (My Birth)” – Winter 1999, Vancouver, 2 pages

Anything That Moves, “Mathematics of Love” – Summer 1999, San Francisco, 1 page
Canadian Woman Studies, “The Rise of the PCs” – Summer/Fall 1998, Toronto, 1 page

Zygote,  “Lineage” – Summer/Fall 1998, Winnipeg, 1 page

Published Short Fiction – Magazines and Journals
subTerrain magazine, “Chance” – Spring 2014, Vancouver, 1 page
dead (g)end(er) Magazine, “The Mistake” – Spring 2012, Saint Catharines, 2 pages
Gutter Magazine, “Air” – Winter 2012, Glasgow, 3 pages
Gutter Magazine, “The Mothers” – Summer 2011, Glasgow, 1 page
Chroma Journal, “Inhale” – Summer 2010, London UK, 3 pages
Broken Pencil, “Things I Don't Remember” – Fall 2007, Toronto, 2 pages
This Magazine, “I Know It's Serious” – September 2007, Toronto, 1 page
The Fence, “This Thing” – Summer 2007, Toronto, 1 page
dig., “Tomorrow Is, After All” – May 2007, Toronto, 2 pages

Published Poetry – Online (Selected)
The Week Shall Inherit The Verse, “The Question” – Summer 2012, Cobourg, 1 page
Matrix Magazine, “After Going Out”, “After The Phone Call” – Spring 2010, Montréal, 1 page
Drunken Boat, excerpts from Blissful Times – Winter 2008, USA, 6 pages
Lemon Hound, excerpts from Blissful Times – November 2007 – Montréal, 2 pages

Published Short Fiction – Online
Cosmonauts Avenue, “Toronto” – September 2016, Montréal, 1 page
subTerrain magazine, “Chance” – Spring 2014, Vancouver, 1 page

Literary Awards & Grants (Selected)
bpNichol Chapbook Award – co-winner, Toronto, 2013
Chroma Literary Journal – 3rd Prize Poetry Contest, London UK, 2008 (judge Betsy Warland)
Broken Pencil – “Zine of the Month”, Toronto, May 2008
Writer’s Reserve 2007: stories (Ontario Arts Council/Broken Pencil/Insomniac)
Writer’s Reserve 2006: stories (Coach House/Cormorant/Sumach/Mercury/Kiss Machine)
Grants to Writers 2004: Level Two (Toronto Arts Council)
Writer's Reserve 2004: poetry (OAC/McGilligan Books)
Banff Centre/Mexico Literature residency and scholarship (2002-2003)
Grants to Writers 2002: Level One (Toronto Arts Council)

 

Sandra Alland
Selected Publishing History