Wednesday April 20, 8:00 pm
Grant Park in Prairie Ink Restaurant
The author of fifteen books, and one of Canada’s most respected poets, essayists and editors, Anne Szumigalksi was the recipient of many literary awards and prizes.
Her passing in April 1999 was mourned by all those she had touched.
A Peeled Wand: Selected Poems of Anne Szumigalski is both a distillation and reconfiguration of Szumigalski’s life’s work, bringing some of her finest poems back into print to allow a new generation to discover her unique voice.
The night’s readers include:
Frances Bitney, Di Brandt, Alison Calder, Sharon Caseburg, Lori Cayer, Dennis Cooley, Victor Enns, Michelle Forrest, Clarise Foster, Patrick Friesen, Ariel Gordon, Heidi Harms, Sara Harms, Jan Horner, Tessa Loran, Mariianne Mayes, Chandra Mayor, Barbara Schott, Colin Smith, Tony Szumigalski, Janine Tschuncky, and Carla Zelmer.
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