TWP Weekly Writing Post 2015 May 3-9 Edition

The Writing Pool’s Weekly Writing PostTM 2015 May 3-9 Edition Welcome to The Writing Pool’s Weekly Writing PostTM! We provide you with a free weekly newsletter filled with notices about contests, events, conferences, and other information that might be useful or of great interest to writers of all leanings. Meanwhile, calls for submission to literary…

TWP Weekly Writing Post 2015 April 12-18 Edition

The Writing Pool’s Weekly Writing PostTM 2015 April 12-18 Edition Welcome to The Writing Pool’s Weekly Writing PostTM! We provide you with a free weekly newsletter filled with notices about contests, events, conferences, and other information that might be useful or of great interest to writers of all leanings. Meanwhile, calls for submission to literary…

TWP Weekly Writing Post 2015 Easter Edition (April 5-11)

The Writing Pool’s Weekly Writing PostTM 2015 Easter Edition (April 5-11) Welcome to The Writing Pool’s Weekly Writing PostTM! We provide you with a free weekly newsletter filled with notices about contests, events, conferences, and other information that might be useful or of great interest to writers of all leanings. Meanwhile, calls for submission to…

TWP Weekly Writing Post 2014 September 6-12 Edition

The Writing Pool’s Weekly Writing PostTM 2014 September 6-12 Edition Welcome to The Writing Pool’s Weekly Writing PostTM! We provide you with a free weekly newsletter filled with notices about contests, events, conferences, and other information that might be useful or of great interest to writers of all leanings. Meanwhile, calls for submission to literary…

Have Poems, Will Travel

Have Poems, Will Travel Thursday April 7 at 7:00 pm April is national poetry month.  Join PEI Poet Laureate Hugh MacDonald who will share some of his favorite “Random Acts of Poetry” with us.  Got some poems in your pocket… why not share them with Hugh and the audience.  READ THEM OUT LOUD, for the…

Winter’s Tales Authors’ Reading Series

  Contact person: Dr. Richard Lemm, UPEI Department of English / 566-0592 / rlemm@upei.ca   WHAT:     A RAVENOUS EVENING WITH JOHN STEFFLER & RICHARD CUMYN WHEN:     TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 7:30 WHERE:   UPEI FACULTY LOUNGE   When long-time Newfoundland resident John Steffler, Canada’s Parliamentary Poet during 2006-2008, gives a reading, it’s…

Winter’s Tales Author Reading Series

TWO SPELLBINDING POETS FROM ANTIGONISH: JEANETTE LYNES & DOUGLAS SMITH Two of Canada’s most popular, gutsy, and gripping poets, Jeanette Lynes and Douglas Burnet Smith, will read on Thursday, March 11, at 7:30 p.m. in the UPEI Faculty Lounge, Main Building. Both teach literature and creative writing at St. Francis Xavier University. Lynes’ highly accessible,…

Winter’s Tales Author Reading Series Presents ANNE COMPTON AT UPEI

Version:1.0 StartHTML:0000000168 EndHTML:0000003840 StartFragment:0000000468 EndFragment:0000003823 Winter’s Tales Author Reading Series Contact: Dr. Richard Lemm – 566-0389, rlemm@upei.ca ANNE COMPTON AT UPEI Award-winning poet Anne Compton returns to her native PEI to read from her new book, Asking Questions Indoors and Out, on Tuesday, February 16, at 7:30 in the UPEI Faculty Lounge, Main Building. Her…

Winter’s Tales Author Reading Series

POETS OF WONDER AND BEAUTY We have a wealth of literary events this fall. The Pen & Inkling Festival. The gala poetry readings on Oct. 15 & 16 as part of the International Symposium on Poetics hosted by the UPEI Faculty of Education. Upcoming launches of books by Deirdre Kessler and Orysia Dawydiak. And, of…

LEAGUE OF CANADIAN POETS ANNOUNCES ITS NATIONAL COUNCIL 2009 – 2010

Toronto – The League of Canadian Poets (LCP) at its Annual General Meeting and conference in Vancouver, June 12-14, elected the following individuals to its National Council for 2009-10. EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE President:                                            Dennis Reid, Victoria, BC Vice President:                                    Joe Blades, Fredericton, NB Treasurer:                                           Ray Mitchell, Toronto, ON Past President (Appointed):                Maurice Mierau, Winnipeg, MB REGIONAL…