On Sunday, May 24, the Plasticine Poetry Series presents Leslie Casey, Margaret Christakos (What Stirs), Jeramy Dodds (Crabwise to the Hounds), Mathew Tierney (The Hayflick Limit), plus an open mic. The event, hosted by Cathy Petch, begins at 6 p.m. at The Central (603 Markham Street).
A stellar cast of poets including Jen Currin (Hagiography), Kevin Connolly, Kim Minkus and Christine Leclerc present an evening of readings at Bread & Circus (299 Augusta Avenue) on Monday, May 4. Readings begin at 7:30 p.m. Admission is free.
National Poetry Month Hangover
featuring Jen Currin, Kevin Connolly, Kim Minkus and Christine Leclerc
Monday, May 4, 2009
Bread and Circus, 299 Augusta Avenue
Congratulations, André! His gorgeous novel, Pastoral, is a finalist for the esteemed Rogers Writers Trust Fiction Prize.
The Writers’ Trust of Canada revealed this morning the finalists for two major prizes for excellence in Canadian fiction: the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize and the Writers’ Trust/McClelland and Stewart Journey Prize. The announcement was made at Ben McNally Books.
September 30th, 2014 marks the 70th birthday of bpNichol, born Barrie Phillip Nichol in Vancouver, British Columbia. His writing is engaged with what he called ‘borderblur’: in his lifetime he wrote (somewhere between) poetry, novels, short fiction, children’s books, musical scores, comic book art, collage/assemblage, and computer texts.
We gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Canada Council of the Arts, the Government of Canada through the Canada Book Fund, the Ontario Arts Council and the Ontario Media Development Corporation for our publishing activities.