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Two Nightwood events this weekend

Published on November 9, 2012 By admin

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 […]

Fourteen Nightwood Poets to Read at the Vancouver 125 Poetry Conference

Published on September 14, 2011 By admin

Nightwood Poets Elizabeth Bachinsky, Brad Cran, Joe Denham, Phinder Dulai, Ray Hsu, Gillian Jerome, Fiona Tinwei Lam, Kevin McNeilly, Jay MillAr, George Murray, Shane Rhodes, Nick Thran, Rob Winger, and Rita Wong will read at the Vancouver 125 Poetry Conference in Vancouver BC. The Vancouver 125 Poetry Conference is a four-day poetry conference that will […]

Gillian Jerome, Kevin McNeilly, and Gregory Scofield selected for the 2011 Poetry in Transit!

Published on September 13, 2011 By admin

Congratulations to Gillian Jerome, Gregory Scofield and Kevin McNeilly who will be featured in Poetry in Transit. Poems will be selected from  Red Nest (Jerome), Kipocihkan (Scofield) and Embouchure (McNeilly), and will appear on buses and skytrains across BC. In partnership with Translink and BC Transit, the Association of Book Publishers of Canada (ABPBC) produces […]

Red Nest Wins ReLit Award for Poetry!

Published on November 8, 2010 By admin

Gillian Jerome‘s debut poetry collection Red Nest has been announced as the winner of this year’s ReLit Award for Poetry! The ReLit, founded in 2000 as “an alternative to the big-money prizes,” is recognized by the Globe and Mail as “the country’s pre-eminent literary prize recognizing independent presses.” Congratulations Gillian!

Nominations Update! (George Ryga)

Published on August 22, 2010 By admin

AUGUST 2010: God of Missed Connections by Elizabeth Bachinsky has been nominated for the George Ryga Award for Social Awareness in Literature. Joining Gillian Jerome and Red Nest’s previously announced nomination for the Dorothy Livesay BC Book Prize for best book of poetry in the province (won by Fred Wah), Elizabeth Bachinsky and Laisha Rosnau […]

Red Nest Shortlisted for BC Book Prize

Published on March 16, 2010 By admin

Nightwood Editions is pleased that Red Nest by Gillian Jerome was nominated for the 2010 BC Book Prize’s Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize, awarded annually to the best collection of poetry by a resident of British Columbia. Red Nest is Jerome’s first book of poetry. Congratulations, Gillian!

Nightwood at Robson Square

Published on March 15, 2010 By admin

On Thursday, April 1, 2010 (UBC Bookstore Robson Square, 800 Robson Street), Elizabeth Bachinsky read from her Kobzar-shortlisted poetry collection God of Missed Connections at the Robson Reading Series. At the same series and venue on Thursday, April 22, 2010 at 7 pm, Gregory Scofield (pictured) read from his selected book of poems, kipocihkan, Gillian […]

Fall 2009

Published on May 18, 2009 By admin

Nightwood Editions is pleased to announce our forthcoming books: O Canada Crosswords Book 10 by Macleod and Olson Slapshot Hockey Quizbook (pictured left) by The Puzzling Sports Institute Windstorm by Joe Denham Red Nest by Gillian Jerome Never More There by Stephen Rowe.

Hope in Shadows wins City of Vancouver Book Award

Published on October 15, 2008 By admin

Congratulations to Nightwood authors Brad Cran and Gillian Jerome, who won the 2008 City of Vancouver Book Award for Hope in Shadows published by Arsenal Pulp Press. The $2,000 prize was presented on October 14, 2008 in Vancouver. Gillian Jerome’s debut book of poetry, Red Nest, will be published by Nightwood Editions in fall 2009.