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…

POET LAUREATE APPOINTMENT

CHARLOTTETOWN, PEI — Hon. Carolyn Bertram, Minister of Communities, Cultural Affairs and Labour, has announced the appointment of poet, editor and novelist Hugh MacDonald of Brudenell as the new poet laureate for Prince Edward Island. With nine books to his credit as author and editor, Hugh MacDonald is perhaps best known to Islanders through his…