What a Poem Can Be and Do with Alex Leslie and Sheryda Warrener

Posted by admin on January 14, 2016 at 9:57 am

Come spend the day with two highly acclaimed poets – Alex Leslie (author of The Things I Heard About You) and Sheryda Warrener (author of Floating is Everything) – whose work is actively pushing the boundaries of modern poetry. They will read from their latest books and help teachers gain insights into new and evolving [...]

Water Acts and Poetry

Posted by admin on January 12, 2016 at 12:57 pm

Dr. Rita Wong will give a presentation on February 4 at 7:00 p.m. in UPEI’s McDougall Hall Auditorium, Room 242. Dr. Wong’s talk, entitled “Humble Autonomy: Renewing Culture through Participatory Water Ethics,” will be the inaugural UPEI Don Mazer Arts and Science Lecture and is presented by the faculties of Science and Arts.  A reception [...]

Three new interviews with three Nightwood Editions authors in PRISM magazine

Posted by admin on January 5, 2016 at 12:14 pm

PRISM Magazine has interviewed three Nightwood authors on their latests books. If you haven’t already, check out the interviews with Kim Fu here,  Sheryda Warrener here, and Bren Simmers here.

2015 ReLit Long Shortlists Announced

Posted by admin on January 5, 2016 at 11:08 am

Congratulations to all authors on the newly announced 2015 ReLit shortlist! Good luck to Nightwood authors Doretta Lau (How Does a Single Blade of Grass Thank the Sun?) and Matt Rader (What I Want to Tell Goes Like This.) Check out the full list of nominees here. Winners of this year’s ReLit Rings will be [...]