If you are in Alberta or BC in October, watch for opportunities to attend readings by Nightwood poet Shane Rhodes. At five different events, he will be reading from his new poetry collection, Err, in which sex, booze, war and wordplay collide loquaciously in a verbal cocktail of vibrant musicality.
On Thursday, October 13 Rhodes will be reading at the Red Deer College Library in Red Deer, AB, at 7:30pm (visit the Red Deer College Library website for more information about this event). On Friday, October 14 Shane Rhodes will read at the Grant MacEwan College Library in Edmonton, AB at 2pm (visit the Harbour Publishing events calendar for more information about this event). On Saturday, October 15, Rhodes will read at Shelf Life Books in Calgary, AB at 3pm.
Shane Rhodes will then travel to BC, reading at the Planet Earth Poetry Series in Victoria on Friday, October 21 at 7:30pm (visit the Harbour Publishing events calendar for more information about this event). The next day, on October 22, he will read at the Vancouver 125 Poetry Conference at the Simon Fraser University Goldcorp Centre for the Arts at 12:45pm (visit the conference website for more details).