Shant Basmajian was born in the Middle East (Armenia) in 1950 and came to Canada at an early age. He became active in the Toronto poetry scene in the mid-1960s.
The House Poets: Eight Toronto Poets
Jewinski, Hans, ed.
Toronto: The Missing Link Press, .
9th floor PS8292 .H7
Other Channels: An Anthology of New Canadian Poetry
Shaunt Basmajian & Jones, editors.
Toronto: Associate Members, League of Canadian Poets, 1984.
9th floor PS8279 .O83 1984