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Upcoming Nightwood Events

Published on January 14, 2013 By admin

Pivot Reading Series – Wed, January 16th 8 PM at The Press Club (850 Dundas Street West, TO) Sandy Pool kicks off the new year at the season opener of Pivot Readings in Toronto. Sandy will be reading from her latest collection, Undark, and will be joined by fellow poets Dani Couture, Nyla Matuk and Karen Solie. Start […]

Nick Thran wins Trillium Poetry Award for Earworm

Published on June 22, 2012 By admin

We are thrilled to announce that Nightwood Editions poet Nick Thran won the Trillium Book Award for Poetry for his second collection, Earworm, an honour that comes with a $10,000 cash prize. The Trillium Book Award for Poetry, established in 2003, recognizes literary achievement for a first, second or third published work of poetry. Works by […]

Nick Thran shortlisted for Trillium Book Award for Poetry

Published on May 10, 2012 By admin

We are excited to announce that Nightwood poet Nick Thran, has been shortlisted for the Trillium Book Award for Poetry for his latest collection, Earworm. The Trillium Book Award is one of Canada’s most prestigious awards for poetry and the winner takes home a $10,000 prize. The other finalists are Helen Guri for Match and Jacob McArthur Mooney for Folk. Winners […]

Nick Thran’s East Coast Excursion

Published on February 7, 2012 By admin

February 15: Nick Thran will read from Earworm at the University of New Brunswick, along with Tammy Armstrong.  Click here for more info. Time: Wednesday, February 15th @ 8pm Location: The Galleries, Memorial Hall – Fredericton Admission: Free February 16: Another night, another reading for Nick Thran. This time he’ll take part in the Atrium […]

Nick Thran – Upcoming Readings

Published on January 9, 2012 By admin

Nightwood poet, Nick Thran, will read from his recent collection Earworm at several venues across Canada in January in February.  This month, he will read as part of the Planet Earth Poetry Series in Victoria, BC. At this event – which takes place at 7:30pm on January 20 – he will read along with Harold Rhenisch […]

Nick Thran Reads at Robson Reading Series

Published on December 28, 2011 By admin

Nightwood poet Nick Thran will read, along with Sachiko Murakami, at the UBC Bookstore/Library at Robson Square as part of the Robson Reading Series on Thursday, January 19. Founded in 2002, the Robson Reading Series has been enlivening the literary community of Vancouver for over nine years. The UBC Bookstore and UBC Library at Robson Square host […]

Nick Thran Interviewed for EVENT Magazine

Published on November 23, 2011 By admin

An interview with Nightwood poet, Nick Thran, appeared in EVENT Magazine this week.  In it, Thran discusses his most recent poetry collection, Earworm, his adventures on the Fish Quill Poetry Boat Tour and what it’s like to have been called one of the coolest poets writing in Canada today by the National Post.  Read the article here.  

Nick Thran reads as part of the Atwater Poetry Project

Published on October 20, 2011 By admin

Nightwood poet Nick Thran will read as part of the Atwater Poetry Project in Montreal, Quebec on Thursday, October 27 at 7pm.  The event will take place at the Atwater Library (1200 Atwater Ave.) and will also feature poet Warren Heiti.  The Atwater Poetry Project was founded in 2004 and offers Montreal an inspiring range […]

Nick Thran and Christian McPherson Participate in the Ottawa International Writers Festival

Published on October 19, 2011 By admin

The Ottawa International Writers Festival, Canada’s largest independent literary celebration, kicks off on October 20th and runs until the 25th. From politics to poetry, science to music, history to thrillers, the Festival celebrates the full diversity of the word and the gifted writers who guide us in our exploration of the world. This year, Nightwood […]

Earworm and Err are here!!

Published on March 9, 2011 By admin

The first of the spring titles have arrived and are now available to order! Be the first of your friends to complete Nightwood’s Spring 2011 triple-E poetry set! Nick Thran’s Earworm combines wicked cleverness, adept craftsmanship and a uniquely insightful perspective in an entertaining yet substantial tour de force. In Shane Rhodes’s Err, sex, booze, […]