Tuesday, May 15, 2012
Lillian Necakov has been writing and publishing for over 30 years. Her work has appeared in publications in Canada, the United States, China, and Serbia. She is the author of Sickbed of Dogs, Wolsak and Wynn (1989), Polaroids, Coach House Books (1997), Hat Trick, Exile Editions (1998), The Bone Broker, Mansfield Press (2007), and Hooligans, Mansfield Press (2011). She was the editor of the very small press the Surrealist Poets Gardening Association for years. During the 1980s she sold her books on the streets of Toronto and was one of the subjects of the documentary film “Street Writers, Lucky to be Here”. Lillian runs the Boneshaker Reading Series on St. Clair Avenue West in Toronto.