Fertig’s new poems

“Poet, publisher and long-time supporter of the writing community, Salt Spring Island-based Mona Fertig (left) has released her first collection of poems in 14 years.” FULL STORY


Best Canadian Poetry Book Launch

January 25th, 2024

BC-based authors Nicholas Bradley (at right), Aislinn Hunter, Meghan Kemp-Gee, Barbara Nickel, Matt Rader, Meagan Rondeau, Joanna Streetly, and Rob Taylor are set to read at the official 2024 Best Canadian Poetry Book Launch event in Vancouver. The 2024 edition of Best Canadian Poetry (Biblioasis $23.95), selected by author, poet and editor, Bardia Sinaee, showcases the best Canadian poetry writing published in 2022.

The following BC-based authors and their work will be featured in this bibliography:

  • Nicholas Bradley
  • Hilary Clark
  • Kayla Czaga
  • Meghan Kemp-Gee
  • Seth MacGregor
  • Anna Moore
  • Barbara Nickel
  • Tolu Oloruntoba
  • Matt Rader
  • Meaghan Rondeau
  • Joanna Streetly
  • Rob Taylor


  • FREE event open to public
  • Venue: Massy Arts Society, 23 East Pender Street Vancouver, BC V6A 1S9
  • Date: Tuesday, 20 February, 2024
  • Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  • For information on accessibility including parking, seating, venue measurements and floor plan, and how to request ASL interpretation please visit: https://www.massyarts.com/accessibility

2 Responses to “Best Canadian Poetry Book Launch”

  1. Beverly Cramp says:

    Christine, try calling Massy Arts Society to find out if they will consider zooming this event: 604 – 376 – 4350.

  2. Christine Lowther says:

    Is there a zoom option for this event?

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