Ken Hunt is the author of Space Administration, a book of erasure poetry created by plundering NASA’s voice transcription of the first day of the Apollo 11 moon mission. Space Administration is published by the LUMA Foundation, as part of Kenneth Goldsmith and Hans Ulrich’s 89+ Project. Excerpts from the book have been published in NoD Magazine, Rampike, Matrix Magazine, and No Press. Ken’s next book of poetry, The Odyssey, an erasure of the entire Apollo 11 moon mission transcript, is forthcoming from BookThug in 2019, to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission.
For three years, Ken served as editor of NoD Magazine, the University of Calgary English Department’s publication of prose, poetry, and visual art. Ken also served as poetry editor for filling Station for one year. In 2010, Ken co-founded The Scribe and Muse, a University of Calgary club that promotes writing and literacy, offering a free peer-editing service to students across all faculties. Ken is currently pursuing an MA in Creative Writing at Concordia University in Montréal.