Events and readings

March 29: Ottawa VERSefest 2019



Excited to be attending VERSefest 2019, Ottawa’s International Poetry Festival, with Dr. Mark Winston to read from Listening to the Bees!

“VERSeFest is Ottawa’s annual International Festival of Poetry. Built on a mandate of fostering creative crossroads and community, we feature English and French poetry of all traditions, styles, and forms. Since 2011, we have showcased the best local, Canadian, and international poets performing in both spoken and written word genres. As one of Canada’s largest and most successful poetry festivals, our stages have featured readings by Griffin, Governor General, and Pulitzer Prize winners.”

Reading Event Details Here

Events and readings

Oct 28: Heart of the City Festival Readings

Image from Heart of the City Festival website.

Saturday October 28, 2pm and 7:30pm
InterUrban Gallery, 1 E. Hastings, entrance on Carrall
Admission is Free

“In Visible Colours presents Water is Life. Women Sustain Life. All women have a nurturing spirit, sustain and contribute to life itself, to community work, care work and land-stewardship work. In Visible Colours celebrates the creativity and creations of self-identifying women.

2:00pm – 4:00pm Women community writers share self-written words or the words of other women who have inspired them, with writers Renee Saklikar and Ghia Aweida.

7:30pm – 9:30pm Women leaders within the community share self-written words or words of other women who have inspired them. With Constance Barnes, Dalannah Gail Bowen, Sharon Brass, Judy Graves, Morgane Oger.”

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