Saturday, April 4, 2015
Poet(s): Poets from twelve literary presses across Canada
Time: 1:00 p.m. -4:00 p.m.
Venue: The Canadian Museum for Human Rights
85 Israel Asper Way
Winnipeg, MB R3C 0L5
Website: https://humanrights.ca/
More info: Tightrope Books has invited poets from twelve literary presses across Canada to read poems on human rights issues: “Meet Me in the Middle: Cross-Country Poets Converge in Winnipeg”.  The event will be opened by Connie Merasy from Two-Spirited People of Manitoba and hosted by Cherlene Diehl of The Winnipeg International Writer’s Festival.

Envoi Poetry Festival, Winnipeg, May 31 – June 7, 2015
For more info: www.envoifound.com

In Dialogue Reading Series, Winnipeg (Monthly September – April)
For more info: http://www.mbwriter.mb.ca/in-dialogue-the-mwg-reading-series/

Lansdowne Prize for Poetry Series, Winnipeg (Various – location to be re-opened soon)
For more info: http://www.aquabooks.ca/lansdowneseries.php

Saskatchewan Festival of Words, Moosejaw (July)
For more info: http://www.festivalofwords.com/

THIN AIR Winnipeg International Writers Festival, Winnipeg (September)
For more info: http://www.thinairwinnipeg.ca/festivals/thin-air-2013

Speaking Crow Reading Series, Winnipeg (Monthly)
For more info: http://thewriterscollective.org/programs/speaking-crow/

Winnipeg Poetry Slam, Winnipeg (Monthly, January—June)
For more info: http://winnipegpoetryslam.wordpress.com/

Winnipeg Spoken Word Festival, Winnipeg (June)
For more info: http://www.winnipegspokenwordfestival.com

Voices, Ink. Youth Poetry Slam, Winnipeg (Monthly, January—June)
For more info: www.voicesink.org

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