Born in Coventry, England, Steve Luxton lives in Montreal and also
near Ayers Cliff in the rural Eastern Townships of Quebec.
He is a founder of the Montreal Storytellers, now defunct, an oral
and narrative performance group.
He has edited a collection of short stories entitled Saturday Night
at the Forum (1981) and (with Janice LaDuke) an anthology of poetry
entitled Full Moon (1983), featuring a number of leading Canadian
His first book, Late Romantics, a collaboration with Robert Allen
and Mark Teicher, was published in 1980.
A teacher by profession, he lectures in English and Creative Writing
at John Abbott College and Concordia University.
He is one of the original editors of Matrix magazine and The Moosehead Review.
He is the author of three poetry collections, the hills
that pass by (1987), Iridium (1993) and Luna Moth and Other
He is, along with Keith Henderson, publisher of DC