Mynett wins the Ryga Award

Geoff Mynett’s (left) deeply-researched book on a doctor who brought medical care & the first hospital to Northern B.C. in the early 1900s, has won the George Ryga Award for social awareness in literature. FULL STORY

Fine Form at ARTSTARTS

October 03rd, 2016

Sandy Shreve and Kate Braid (right) are launching the second edition of In Fine Form: A Contemporary Look at Canadian Form Poetry in Vancouver.

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ARTSTARTS at 806 Richards, cheap OCT. 6, from 6-9 pm.

Poets reading their work include Barbara Nickel, Leslie Timmins, W.H. New, Jane Munro, Thuong Vuong-Riddick, Kayla Czaga, Pam Galloway, Elizabeth Bachinsky, Joe Denham, Rachel Rose and Rob Taylor.

A Victoria launch will take place Friday, November 11 as part of the Planet Earth reading series at 1633 Hillside Road.  There will be an open mic at 7:30 and poet will read their work from the new In Fine Form from 8:15 – 9:00 p.m.

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