Chris Jennings’ first book, Occupations, was published by Nightwood Editions in 2012. Chris grew up in Calgary, studied in Toronto, and now lives in Ottawa. His poems and critical work have appeared in numerous magazines and journals, and his essay “On the Sonnet” was selected for Best Canadian Essays 2011. He was a founding editor of filling Station magazine, an assistant editor of the University of Toronto Quarterly and is currently Prose Editor for Arc Poetry Magazine.