Media

Reviews, Interviews, essays (about John wall barger)

Review of The Mean Game: John Timpane reviews The Mean Game for The Philadelphia Inquirer, July 2019 (read it here)

Interview: John Wall Barger in conversation with RC Weslowski on Wax Poetic, Co-op Radio, June 2019 (listen to it here — scroll down to Jun 26 )

Interview: John Wall Barger in conversation with Jamie Tenant, on Get Lit podcast, May 2019 (listen to it here)

Review of The Mean Game: Cameron MacKenzie reviews The Mean Game for The Roanoke Review, April 2019 (read it here)

Interview: Author Spotlight: John Wall Barger, interviewed by Annick MacAskill at the Writer’s Federation of Nova Scotia, August 2018 (read it here)

Review of Dying in Dharamsala (chapbook): Carl Watts reviews Alfred Gustav Press chapbook, Dying in Dharamsala, for The Temz Review, June 2018 (read it here)

Interview: “A Rejection of Logic: James Kendrick in Conversation with John Wall Barger” in The Malahat Review, Summer 2017 (read it here)

Review of Hummingbird: Zane Koss reviews Hummingbird in The Bull Calf, Spring 2017 (read it here)

Interview: Vallum Magazine Year in Poetry: Featured Interview of John Wall Barger by Vallum Staff, December 2016 (read it here)

Review of The Book of Festus: Ted Nolan reviews Festus, in Arc Poetry Magazine, August 2016 (read it here)

Review of The Book of Festus: Elizabeth Johnstone reviews Festus for Atlantic Books Today, July 2016 (read it here)

Review of The Book of Festus: Blair Trewartha reviews Festus for Open Book Toronto, December 2015 (read it here)

Review of The Book of Festus: Michael Prior reviews Festus for CV2, October 2015 (read it here

Essay: “Poetry is Pleasure,” by Anita Lahey. Lahey discusses the poem, “Urgent Message from the Captain of the Unicorn Hunters,” in her introduction to The Best Canadian Poetry in English, 2015 (Tightrope Books), August 2015 (read it here)

Essay: Sharon McCartney discusses John Wall Barger in All Lit Up (“Poetry Primer”). Including a short interview with Barger, April 2015 (read it here)

Interview: Freefall Magazine, John Wall Barger interviewed by Micheline Maylor, October 2013 (read it here)

Review of Hummingbird: Cecilia Chan reviews Hummingbird in Asian Cha, June 2013 (read it here)

Review of Hummingbird: Christina Francine reviews Hummingbird, in Fjords Review , January 2013 (read it here)

Review of Hummingbird: David Godkin reviews Hummingbird, in The Malahat Review, October 2012 (read it here)

Review of Hummingbird: Philip Thompson reviews Hummingbird, in The Chronicle Herald, August 2012

Review of Hummingbird: Jay Miller reviews Hummingbird, in Literatured (now defunct), August 2012

Review of Pain-proof Men: Kit Dobson reviews Pain-proof Men, in Freefall, Summer 2011

Review of Pain-proof Men: Garth Martens reviews Pain-proof Men, in The Malahat Review, Summer 2010

Interview: Wanda Waterman St. Louis in conversation with John Wall Barger, in Voice Magazine, June 2010 (read it here)

Review of Pain-proof Men: Wanda Waterman St. Louis reviews Pain-proof Men, in Voice Magazine, June 2010 (read it here)

Review of Pain-proof Men: Andrew Vaisius reviews Pain-proof Men, in Prairie Fire (read it here)

Review of Pain-proof Men: Mark Sampson reviews Pain-proof Men, in Free Range Reading, April 2010 (read it here)

Review of Pain-proof Men: Sean Flinn reviews Pain-proof Men, in The Coast, March 2010 (read it here)