POEM OF THE WEEK
by Terence Young
“A piece of shrapnel pushing its way out of a soldier’s neck, years after the battle that blinded and scarred him, is a powerful metaphor for the need to expose your pain to......” >>
— Joanne Kelly
Book columnist on CBC Radio Weekend Morning Show
“As tethered to the rest of the world as it is, Ottawa often feels like a small, even private, city. That’s why it can be so jarring to open a local book and find a......” >>
— Eric Murphy
Ottawa Life Magazine
“Leonard Neufeldt writes with keen attentiveness and clear-eyed afection toward the places where he's lived and traveled. In this, his seventh poetry collection, that......” >>
— Joanne Epp
The Mennonite Quarterly Review
In the mood for a poetry party?
Join Signature authors Jim Nason and Sue MacLeod for a reading from their latest poetry collections. Joining them will also be Vivek Shraya, Maureen Hynes and Michael Fraser.
Stella Leventoyannis Harvey will be presenting her latest novel, The Brink of Freedom at the Vancouver Public Library Firehall Branch.
The Brink of Freedom tackles the timely subject of the refugee crisis in Greece. An expert on the subject matter, Stella's event is open to the public and is always a great discussion!