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Lunch Poems at SFU: April 20

April 20, 2016

FREE Lunchtime readings the third Wednesday of every month featuring well-known and up-and-coming poets.

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Teck Gallery, Main Floor
SFU Harbour Centre, 515 W Hastings St

EVE JOSEPH's two books of poetry, The Startled Heart (Oolichan, 2004) and The Secret Signature of Things (Brick, 2010) were both nominated for the Dorothy Livesay Award. Her nonfiction book, In the Slender Margin was published by HarperCollins in 2014 and won the Hubert Evans award for nonfiction. The book was named one of the top 100 picks of the year by the Globe and Mail.

A Manitoban by nature and nurture, PATRICK FRIESEN has lived on the west coast for the past 20 years. He has written poetry, drama, essays, song lyrics and text for music and dance collaborations. Recent subject matter has included the poetic mind narrative of a female trickster character and, in new work, the occasional interweaving of Middle English, and Low and High German words into poems.

April is National Poetry Month

In honour of National Poetry Month, read Lunch Poems poetry!

To celebrate Canadian poetry and its contribution to enriching our lives, Belzberg Library invites you to check out their display featuring works by poets from the Lunch Poems at SFU reading series.

Come see! Be inspired! Explore the Lunch Poems collection and borrow a volume of poetry.

Everyone Welcome.
Bring your lunch!