Over the last ten years, Corey Frost has been a featured spoken word performer at festivals and events across Canada and the US, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand. He has toured twice with the North American indy-culture showcase The Perpetual Motion Roadshow. His first book, My Own Devices (conundrum, 2002), was short-listed for the Quebec Writers Federation Awards and the ReLit Awards. His two latest books, The Worthwhile Flux (2004), and My Own Devices: Airport Version (2006), will soon appear in French translation from Le Quartanier. His work has been published in Matrix, Geist, The Walrus, and other magazines, and his performances have been aired on the CBC, the ABC, and local stations around the world. He is currently writing a doctoral dissertation at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, entitled The Omni-directional Microphone: Towards a Theory of Spoken Word.