Renée in 2019

Renee Saklikar - Portrait - July 2017

Collaborations (Dance and Music):

  • March 9: Words and Music: A Musical collaboration with Owen Underhill from Turning Point Ensemble on select bee poems from Listening to the Bees (Nightwood Editions, 2018).
  • March 17: A Dance and Poetry Collaboration with dancer/choreographer Salome Nieto at VPL as part of World Poetry Day.

Lunch Poems:

  • Lunch Poems connects the city with poets – a great place to bring your lunch and your questions about poetry. There’s always a Q & A after the reading.
  • Curated in consultation with Wayde Compton and Kim Gilker


  • Creative writing courses at SFU Continuing Studies, VCC, and school programs in Surrey.


  • Guest editor with Juliane Okot Bitek at a future issue of The Capilano Review (details forthcoming)

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