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Gregory Scofield at VPL Book Camp

Published on August 13, 2013 By admin

Gregory Scofield joins the impressive line up of  authors participating in the VPL‘s Summer Book Camp 2013. Gregory will be running a poetry workshop for young writers called, “So You Think You’re a Poet…but didn’t know it” on August 13. This workshop will concentrate on experience-inspired poetry, the use of storytelling in a poetic form and the […]

Gregory Scofield wins prestigious Writer-in-Residence spot at UW

Published on December 7, 2012 By admin

Nightwood is pleased to announce that Gregory Scofield has been chosen as the recipient of the prestigious Carol Shields Writer-in-Residence program at the University of Winnipeg for 2013. Scofield is UWinnipeg’s eighth Carol Shields Writer-in-Residence. As Writer-in-Residence, he will meet with writing students and members of the public in private consultations from January 1 until March 31, 2013. […]

Nightwood Poets Read at VERSeFest in Ottawa

Published on March 2, 2012 By admin

OTTAWA: Check out Nightwood poets Shane Rhodes and Tim Bowling at their  VERSeFest reading on Saturday, March 3rd at 5 pm at Arts Court Theatre  (2 Daly Ave, Ottawa). VERSeFest is an annual international festival of poetry, showcasing the artistic accomplishment and high-level activity of the Ottawa poetry scene.  The festival is organized by VERSe Ottawa, a collective of […]

Gregory Scofield Launches Louis: The Heretic Poems in Vancouver

Published on October 17, 2011 By admin

Join Nightwood poet Gregory Scofield as he celebrates the launch of his poetry collection, Louis: The Heretic Poems, about the Canadian folk hero, Louis Riel. He will be at Café Montmartre (4362 Main Street, Vancouver) on Saturday, November 5 at 6:30pm to read selections and sign copies of the book. In this collection, Scofield juxtaposes […]

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 […]

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 […]

Bachinsky and Scofield at VIWF

Published on October 26, 2009 By admin

Elizabeth Bachinsky and Gregory Scofield read at the Vancouver International Writers Fest on Saturday, October 24 at a sold-out event with England’s poet laureate Carol Ann Duffy, Pulitzer Prize nominee Heather McHugh, Canadian Robert Bringhurst, winner of the BC Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Literary Excellence, and China’s widely translated Xi Chuan. Bachinsky was a finalist […]

Gregory Scofield on Thin Air

Published on September 25, 2009 By admin

Fabulous Métis poet and performer Gregory Scofield read on opening night for the Thin Air festival in Winnipeg. He also recently read at Harbourfront Centre on August 22, 2009 from his fifth collection of poetry kipocihkân: poems new and selected, released by Nightwood Editions in spring 2009.

Nightwood Spring Gala an Immense Success

Published on May 6, 2009 By admin

Poets Elizabeth Bachinsky, Laisha Rosnau, Gregory Scofield, and novelist Andrew Binks, launched their spring books to a full house on Tuesday, May 5, 2009 at the Heritage Hall in Vancouver BC. Thanks to everyone who attended the festivities and bought books. For photos of the event, check out the gallery .

Nightwood Editions at the Edmonton PoFest

Published on April 27, 2009 By admin

The Edmonton Poetry Festival presented Elizabeth Bachinsky, Laisha Rosnau and Greg Scofield at this year’s PoFest (April 23 – 26, 2009 in Edmonton, Alberta). Check the Edmonton Poetry Festival website for more information.