Robert Hogg, Ph.D.; writer/university professor; b. Edmonton, Alta. 26 Mar. 1942; s. George Harold and Florence (Drebert) Hogg; e. Univ. of B.C., B.A. 1964; S.U.N.Y. at Buffalo, Ph.D. 1982; m. Leslie Joy d. Harry Dudley and Beatrice Flaig; children: Ethan, Cyrus, Sarada; writing career began as part of TISH movement, Vancouver, early 1960′s; influenced by Black Mountain Sch. of Poetics; studied under Charles Olson (Am. poet); author: The Connexions 1966, Standing Back 1972, Of Light 1978, Heat Lightning 1986; There Is No Falling 1993 (poetry); Coed., TISH 1964, Motion 1963-64; Current Project: multi-volume Anthology of Canadian Poetics. Prof., Carleton Univ. 1968-2005 specializing in modern and post-modern American and Canadian poetry; Mem. Canadian Organic Growers; Procert Canada; maintains organic farm which produces wheat and mills flour; Pres. Mountain Path Inc, an Organic and Natural Food Distribution company operating throughout ON, QC and beyond (