Lise Gaston grew up on both sides of Canada, in Fredericton and Victoria, and has also lived in Toronto, Halifax, Montreal, and Limerick, Ireland. Her poetry, essays, and reviews have appeared in journals across Canada, the United States, and Ireland, including Arc Poetry Magazine, European Romantic Review, The Fddlehead, Lemon Hound, The Malahat Review, Matrix Magazine, Numero Cinq, and Prairie Fire. Her writing has won awards in Arc‘s Poem of the Year and How Poems Work contests, and has been selected for Best Canadian Poetry in English 2015. She is a graduate of English and Creative Writing programs at the University of Victoria and Concordia University in Montreal, and is now a PhD Candidate in English at the University of California, Berkeley. She divides her time between Berkeley and Edmonton. Cityscapes in Mating Season is her first book.
Upcoming event with Lise Gaston
Thursday June 1, 2017 at 6:30 PM
Thursday Night Poets
knife | for | book
Rick's Cafe in Kensington (281 Augusta Avenue)
Head down to Rick's Cafe where Lise Gaston, along with Emily Izsak, will be reading for kfb's Thursday Night Poets weekly reading event.
Lise will be reading from her poetry collection Cityscapes in Mating Season.