Archive for May, 2012

Jamella Hagen & Claire Tacon Sweeping the West

May 14, 2012

Nightwood poet Jamella Hagen and Biblioasis author Claire Tacon will be busy sharing their latest works with the prairies and then on to BC for an impressively energetic book tour finale. Jamella is promoting, Kerosene, her debut poetry collection and Claire is reading from her debut novel,  In the Field. See their tour schedule below and come join these […]

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Nick Thran shortlisted for Trillium Book Award for Poetry

May 10, 2012

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 […]

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May readings by Chris Hutchinson – A Brief History of the Short-lived

May 3, 2012

Nightwood poet Chris Hutchinson is back with more readings from his new collection, A Brief History of the Short-lived. May 3rd – 8 pm: @ livewords readng series in Toronto. Chris will be reading with poets Stevie Howell and Dilys Leman. May 7th – 7:30 pm: Niagara Literary Arts Festival reading with fellow Nightwood poet Jamella Hagen […]

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