Archive for November, 2012

Tim Bowling, the Acorn-Plantos People’s Poet of 2012!

November 19, 2012

Congratulations to Tim Bowling who has been selected as 2012 Acorn-Plantos Peoples Poet, based on his latest poetry collection, Tenderman! The  Acorn-Plantos Award for Peoples Poetry is awarded annually to a Canadian poet, based on a book published in the previous calendar year. The work should follow in the tradition of Acorn, Livesay, Purdy, Plantos and […]

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Carleton Wilson reading tonight in T.O.

November 14, 2012

Please join us for a night of poetry, with readings from Carleton Wilson, author of The Material Sublime, and D.S. Martin, author of Poiema. It’s also the launch of Common Prayer by Jeremy Clarke (a 16 page pamphlet co-published with Rufus Books). John Reibetanz will be reading excerpts from Common Prayer. This is a free event and […]

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Shane Rhodes reads in Vancouver this week

November 13, 2012

Shane Rhodes visits the Westcoast this week with two Lower Mainland readings featuring his latest collection, Err. Thursday, Nov. 15,  11 am to 1 pm – Join Shane Rhodes & Barry McKinnon at the Open Text Reading Series at Capilano University. North Vancouver Campus, LB322. For more info contact: Kim Minkus kminkus@capilanou.ca Phone: 604-986-1911 ext. 2290 Thursday, Nov. 15, 7 pm – On Edge […]

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Two Nightwood events this weekend

November 9, 2012

Tonight: Fri, Nov 9 at 7-9 pm Location: Open Space, 510 Fort St, 2nd floor, Victoria John Barton joins Planet Earth at Open Spaces to read from his new poetry collection, For the Boy with the Eyes of the Virgin: Selected Poems  Everyone welcome. Saturday:  Nov 10 at 7 pm Location: Gumboot Cafe, Roberts Creek Poet Gillian Jerome visits […]

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