Born in Guelph, Ontario. Educated at York University (BA, MA in English) and later at Naropa University's Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics, where I worked with Allen Ginsberg, Anne Waldman, William Burroughs, and Robert Duncan. A traveller, I have...
Causes John Oughton Supports
PEN International, Amnesty International, League of Canadian Poets, POR AMOR, Greenpeace
John’s Favorite Books
Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance. The Club Dumas. The Name of the Rose. Collected Poems of WB Yeats. Ulysses by James Joyce Lord of the Rings. Gravity...