Archive for January, 2017

Vancouver Poet Raoul Fernandes shortlisted for the 2016 ReLit Award

January 26, 2017

Congratulations to Raoul Fernandes, whose debut poetry collection, Transmitter and Receiver, has been shortlisted for the 2016 ReLit Award in the poetry category! The prize is awarded to the author of the best work of poetry published by an independent publisher in Canada. Transmitter and Receiver is a masterful and carefully depicted exploration of one’s […]

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Nightwood Editions celebrates the release of Should Auld Acquaintance: Discovering the Woman Behind Robert Burns

January 25, 2017

Excerpted from Should Auld Acquaintance: Discovering the Woman Behind Robert Burns by Melanie Murray, available now. It’s Race Week when men flock to Mauchline to race their horses from the Cross, up the steep road to Mossgiel and back. That night at Ronald’s ballroom next to the Black Horse Inn, it may have been Ian […]

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