John Reibetanz and Jeffery Donaldson on Hunters Bay Radio's "Storylines"

Hunters Bay Radio

John Reibetanz and Jeffery Donaldson will be featured on Hunters Bay Radio's "Storylines" to discuss The Essential John Reibetanz with host Christine Cowley. Learn a bit about this lovely collection, as well as what makes poetry "essential".

When: Saturday, March 24, 8:00 a.m. or Wednesday, March 28, 2017, 11:00 p.m.
Where: 88.7 FM (Huntsville) or huntersbayradio.com

Shane Neilson @ 10th Annual Battle of the Bards

Poetry Now

Shane Neilson will join nineteen other poets in the International Festival of Authors' 10th annual Battle of the Bards event, sponsored by Poetry NOW. Twenty will read, but only one will win!

When: Wednesday, March 28, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Brigantine Room, Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West, Toronto, ON

Find out more about the Battle of the Bards at the IFOA website.

Shane Neilson @ Mount Sinai Panel Discussion

Poetry Now

Shane Neilson will participate in a panel discussion at Mount Sinai Hospital entitled "Why Are You So Scared?" He will join Molly Peacock and Ronna Bloom in a reading and discussion, with a book signing to follow.

When: Thursday, April 5, 2018, 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Where: Auditorium, 18th floor, Mount Sinai Hospital, 200 University Ave., Toronto, ON

Celebrating Margaret Avison's Centenary

St. Thomas Poetry Series

Join the St. Thomas Poetry Series in celebrating the centenary of Margaret Avison! The beloved poet of Always Now and I Am Here and Not Not-There would have been 100 years old on April 23.

When: Thursday, April 19, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Parish Hall, St. Thomas's Church, 382 Huron St., Toronto

Margaret Gracie on Hunters Bay Radio's "Storylines"

Hunters Bay Radio

Plastic author Margaret Gracie will be interviewed by "Storylines" host Christine Cowley on Hunters Bay Radio. Listen in for some insight into the process of writing a collection of linked short stories.

When: Saturday, April 21, 8:00 a.m. or Wednesday, April 25, 2017, 11:00 p.m.
Where: 88.7 FM (Huntsville) or huntersbayradio.com

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