Join Nightwood in celebration of the expansive, 30 year career of John Barton this fall.
- Vancouver Launch:
- Saturday, September 22nd
- The Beaumont Studios, 316 West 5th Ave, Vancouver
- 7:30 to 9:30 pm
- Victoria Launch:
- Thursday, September 27, 2012
- 7 to 9 pm
- Cadboro Bay Book Company, 3840b Cadboro Bay Rd, Victoria
John Barton will be reading from his newly released collection and signing copies of For the Boy with the Eyes of the Virgin: Selected Poems. Drawn from nine collections published over 30 years, the 38 poems in this retrospective reveal the poetic accomplishments of John Barton. This selected embraces his passions for art, literature, the city and nature, and explores the role of love in contemporary society. Get your copy of For the Boy with the Eyes of the Virgin by clicking here.