poetry

Event

Shab-e She'r (Poetry Night) XXXII

Sep 29, 2015 to Sep 30, 2015
Beit Zatoun
612 Markham St. (Bathurst subway)
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 39' 11.6136" N, 79° 22' 59.4624" W
Ontario CA
Shab-e She’r promotes poetic dialogue by bringing together the most distinct and diverse voices in literary arts.
Blog
Jun 3, 2015
Photo: Libby Davies

Libby Davies says goodbye with poetry

Karl Nerenberg
Libby Davies, longtime MP for Vancouver East, won six elections in a row, but will not run next time. On Tuesday she chose a unique way to say goodbye to the House and her constituents in Vancouver.
Podcast
Jun 1, 2015
Poet and scholar Rita Wong

Poet and scholar Rita Wong on colonization and water

WINGS
Wong spoke of walking the tar sands, learning our relations to oil and water, and how both missing and murdered women and missing and murdered watersheds are results of colonization.
Podcast
May 21, 2015

Adrienne Rich remembered

WINGS
"When a woman tells the truth, she is creating the possibility for more truth around her." A documentary portrays Adrienne Rich's history, activism and poetry.
Podcast
Jan 29, 2015

The poet

The Swan Song
Decorated Vancouver poet Timothy Shay reads a few of his pieces, discusses the story behind each and shares some of his thoughts on poetry.
Event

Rowers Reading Series

Feb 2, 2015 to Feb 3, 2015
The Central
603 Markham St
Toronto , ON
Canada
43° 39' 53.28" N, 79° 24' 44.5536" W
Ontario CA
Join the Rowers Series for a fabulous evening of readings featuring Sara Heinonen, Bruce Meyer, Janet Turpin Myers and Kathy Page.
Blog
Jan 15, 2015

Poem: The Gunman

Ehab Lotayef
"The Gunman" is a poem by Montreal poet and activist, Ehab Lotayef.

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