Adam Dickinson is a writer, researcher and teacher. His scholarly and creative work focuses on intersections between science, poetry, and the environment. His most recent book, The Polymers, was a finalist for the Governor General’s Award for Poetry (Canada). His work has been translated into Chinese, Dutch, and Polish. He has been featured at international literary festivals such as Poetry International in Rotterdam, Netherlands, and the Oslo International Poetry Festival in Norway. He is an Associate Professor in the English Department at Brock University in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada, where he teaches poetics and creative writing.