Full schedule for 'Two on a Choo-Choo: The Dodds/Tierney Poetry Train'
Join poets Jeramy Dodds (Crabwise to the Hounds, shortlisted for the Griffin Poetry Prize) and Matthew Tierney (The Hayflick Limit) on their cross-country train-powered author tour, 'Two on a Choo-Choo: The Dodds and Tierney Poetry Train,' during National Poetry Month. Starting in late April, the duo will cross the western provinces and stop at bookstores, readings series and festivals along the way. To make things even more exciting, the poets will keep fans updated on their tour blog at www.twoonachoochoo.blogspot.com!
Here is the full schedule of the tour, which culminates at the Ottawa Writers Festival on April 30. Click on the date/city headings for more information.
April 19 - Winnipeg
with Jan Guenther Braun
McNally Robinson, Polo Park (1485 Portage Ave)
April 22 - Saskatoon
with Taylor Leedahl
McNally Robinson Booksellers (3130 Eighth Street)
April 24 - Edmonton
at the Edmonton Poetry Festival with Douglas Barbour and Nicole Pakan
Axis Cafe, 10349 Jasper Avenue
April 28 - Vancouver
at the Short Line Reading Series with Chris Ewart
The Railway Club, 579 Dunsmuir Street
April 30 - Ottawa
at the Ottawa International Writers Festival with David O'Meara
St. Brigid's Centre for the Arts & Humanities, 314 St. Patrick Street
Tickets: $10 / $5 Student or Senior
Free for Festival Members and Carleton Students