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Events for April 1, 2017
Time. This National Poetry Month, we celebrate time: its gifts, its history, its potential. We celebrate your ten-thousand-hour dedication to mastery. We celebrate your drafts, your notes, your failed projects, your future success. We celebrate the journey. We invite you to join us in celebrating the timeless journey of poetry ... [click for more]Find out more »
Pat Smekal, David Fraser, and Ursula Vaira will be reading their work related to this year's theme for National Poetry Month. The audience is encouraged to bring their own poetry to read at open mic, interspersed with the readings of the featured poets.Find out more »
The Time for Poetry event will involve a reading by poets Yvonne Blomer, Daniel Scott, Wendy Morton, Steven J. Thompson and Barbara Pelman, followed by an opportunity for the audience to have original poems written for them on the themes of time and Canada's 150th.Find out more »
Le 01 avril 2017 De 13h 00 à 14h 30 Maison de la poésie de Montréal 911, Rue Jean-Talon Est, Local 323 Montréal, H2R 1V5 Catégorie : Événements à venir #performance Contact : Zoé Magalhaès Téléphone : 5145266251 Courriel : firstname.lastname@example.org Places restantes disponibles : 3 Description de l'atelier Le passage ... [click for more]Find out more »
Celebrate National Poetry Month with a double book launch from poets Chad Norman & Matt Robinson. In Selected & New Poems, Chad invites readers to find an entrance into his poems, no more than a room to be entered, a room both comfortable and easily exited, in brief glimpses of time. ... [click for more]Find out more »
Saskatoon Public Library, Frances Morrison Branch, April 1st, 2:00 p.m. Invite Poetry Into Your Life Poetry is everywhere—we hear verse read at weddings, graduations and funerals. We read lines inside greeting cards, listen to phrases that sell vacations, snow tires and diamond rings. Yet most readers don't reach for ... [click for more]Find out more »
Modern Fuel Artist-Run Centre is pleased to present sound one two, a night of poetry exploring the unfolding time of the reading itself, where each action--from the initial "sound one two" of the mic check to the readings and the mingling following the event--contributes to the temporal experience of the evening. ... [click for more]Find out more »