Ted Bishop is the author of Riding with Rilke: Reflections on Motorcycles and Books, a Canadian bestseller that was shortlisted for the Governor General’s Literary Award for Non-Fiction. His new book is The Social Life of Ink (Penguin Random House Canada, Fall 2014). He teaches at the University of Alberta and writes with a fountain pen.
Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity is located on the lands of Treaty 7 territory. We acknowledge the past, present, and future generations of Stoney Nakoda, Blackfoot, and Tsuut’ina Nations who help us steward this land, as well as honour and celebrate this place.