Robert McTavish’s documentary films include What to make of it all? The life and poetry of John Newlove and The Line has Shattered: Vancouver’s Landmark 1963 Poetry Conference. He is the editor of A Long Continual Argument: The Selected Poems of John Newlove (Chaudière Books, Ottawa, 2007) and his radio work includes the documentary Phyllis Webb: The Art of Ideas for CBC Radio’s IDEAS.