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Lunch Poems at SFU: February 21
FREE Lunchtime readings the third Wednesday of every month featuring well-known and up-and-coming poets.
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Teck Gallery, Main Floor
SFU Harbour Centre, 515 W Hastings St
SELINA BOAN currently lives on the traditional, ancestral, unceded territories of the Musqueam, Sḵwxwú7mesh, and Tsleil-Waututh peoples. Her work has appeared in CV2, Room, SAD mag, Poetry Is Dead and The New Quarterly,among others. She won the Gold National Magazine Award for poetry in 2017 and was shortlisted for the 2016 CBC poetry prize. She works as the Circulation Editor atPRISM international and is currently working on a collection of poems exploring her Cree and European heritage.
TRISTIN GREYEYES, a young mother, an indigenous filmmaker, nehiyaw, and anishnaabe-skew. Greyeyes is from Muskeg Lake, Cree Nation, an hour north of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. She plans on changing stigmas and stereotypes of Indigenous people in North America using the art of filmmaking.
Bring your lunch!
March 21, 2018: Carleigh Baker and Aidan Chafe