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Jay MillAr’s new Toronto Quarterly interview

Published on July 24, 2013 By admin

Have a look at this new Toronto Quarterly interview with poet Jay MillAr. Asked to define his new collection, Jay offered this description of Timely Irreverence: I suppose it would be me advocating that poetry (a term synonymous with creativity) be part of one’s everyday life, for noticing that creativity is not something that is separate from the [...]

Jay MillAr brings Timely Irreverence to Pivot Readings

Published on April 24, 2013 By admin

Pivot Reading Series celebrates spring with an evening of fine poetry on April 24th at The Press Club.  Jay MillAr—a visionary in Canada’s literary community who is well-known for his innovative voice—will be reading from his new collection, Timely Irreverence with Guy Ewing, Michael Eden Reynolds and Jael Richardson. In addition to being a ground-breaking [...]

Nightwood Book Launch in Toronto

Published on April 19, 2013 By admin

Nightwood Editions heads east to celebrate our fresh new spring lineup of incredible poetry in Toronto on Saturday, April 20th. Featuring hometown favourite and literary force, Jay MillAr, reading occasional poems from his latest book, Timely Irreverence and acclaimed Toronto poet, Blaise Moritz, sharing poems from his second collection, Zeppelin. Representing the west, Elizabeth Bachinsky promises to turn up the heat [...]

Nightwood Launches New Spring Lineup

Published on April 3, 2013 By admin

Nightwood Editions is celebrating our fresh new spring lineup of incredible poetry and prose on Saturday, April 13th. Join us for an evening of readings by local poets Elizabeth Bachinsky, sharing poems from her sizzling new collection, The Hottest Summer in Recorded History, and Brad Cran, unveiling his highly anticipated second collection, Ink on Paper. Toronto literary force, Jay MillAr, [...]