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Special News from Corbel Stone Press

Special News from Corbel Stone Press | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
Dear Friends, It's been a rather quiet 2021 for us so far, but we've been busy behind the scenes working on a retrospective collection of the metaphysical poet Don Domanski, who we've featured many times in Reliquiae, and who sadly died last autumn. Our winter has been spent carefully selecting and transcribing 108 of the finest poems from his 45-year career to include for the first time in a single 344-page volume.
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In her latest poetry collection, Cree author Louise B. Haife invites laughter | TheSpec.com

Her previous collection, ‘Burning in This Midnight Dream,’ chronicled the trauma of residential school. In ‘awâsis — kinky and dishevelled,’ Haife app...
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� Short Story Saturday. Jenn Ashton

� Short Story Saturday. Jenn Ashton | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
Jenn Ashton is an award-winning author and visual artist living in North Vancouver, BC.She is the author of the prize-winning article “Siamelaht” in Bri…...
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If Sylvie Had Nine Lives shortlisted for two Saskatchewan Book Awards

If Sylvie Had Nine Lives shortlisted for two Saskatchewan Book Awards | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
Congratulations to Leona Theis, whose book If Sylvie Had Nine Lives has been shortlisted for two Saskatchewan Book Awards!The winners will be announced in … If Sylvie Had Nine Lives shortlisted for two Saskatchewan Book Awards Read More...
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2021 Host & Judges | Poetry In Voice

2021 Host & Judges | Poetry In Voice | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
Meet our Finalists!The winners of our Online National Finals will be announced on our website on Thursday, April 22 @ 8pm Eastern. Host Johanne Blais Johanne Blais has hosted many Poetry In Voice/Les voix de la poésie National Finals since 2013 and also serves on our board.
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the way in is the way out: an anthology of disabled poets – League of Canadian Poets

the way in is the way out: an anthology of disabled poets – League of Canadian Poets | Canadian literature | Scoop.it

The LCP Chapbook Series presents: the way out is the way in: an anthology of disabled poets, edited by Stuart Ian McKay. 

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ON THE SHELVES: Poetry from Newfoundland and Labrador for National Poetry Month | SaltWire

ON THE SHELVES: Poetry from Newfoundland and Labrador for National Poetry Month | SaltWire | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
April is National Poetry Month, and a good time to think about the variety of works by Newfoundland and Labrador poets available at your public library.


Asked to name a poet from Newfoundland and Labrador, many minds will turn to E.J.
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The Sockeye Mother, 2017) - Indigenous & First Nations Kids Books - Strong Nations

The Sockeye Mother, 2017) - Indigenous & First Nations Kids Books - Strong Nations | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
To the Gitxsan people of Northwestern British Columbia, the sockeye salmon is more than just a source of food. Over its life cycle, it nourishes the very land and forests that the Skeena River runs through and where the Gitxsan make their home.
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Wherever We Are Going, We Are Going Together: An Interview with Terence Young

Wherever We Are Going, We Are Going Together: An Interview with Terence Young | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
The following interview is part five of a nine-part series of conversations with BC poets about their new poetry collections....read more...
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Nova Reads – Writers' Federation of Nova Scotia

Nova Reads – Writers' Federation of Nova Scotia | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
Nova Reads Nova Reads is a series of relaxed, winter-evening socials that feature Nova Scotia writers reading favourite passages by our province’s literary giants. Upcoming Events On April 14, 7pm, Nova Scotia writers will celebrate the legacy of Elizabeth Bishop by reading and discussing their...
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2021 Book Awards: Shortlists – League of Canadian Poets

2021 Book Awards: Shortlists – League of Canadian Poets | Canadian literature | Scoop.it

The League of Canadian Poets is proud to present the 2020 Book Awards Shortlists, including the Gerald Lampert Memorial Award, the Pat Lowther Memorial Award, and the Raymond Souster Award. 

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Souvankham Thammavongsa Reads for Poetry Month – Writers' Federation of Nova Scotia

Souvankham Thammavongsa Reads for Poetry Month – Writers' Federation of Nova Scotia | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
Join us on April 13, 4pm, in celebrating National Poetry Month with Souvankham Thammavongsa, this year’s Giller Prize winner for her short story collection How To Pronounce Knife, will share her poetry with us in a virtual reading.
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Vancouver Poetry House presents the Verses Festival of Words from April 22 to May 1 | Georgia Straight Vancouver's News & Entertainment Weekly

Vancouver Poetry House presents the Verses Festival of Words from April 22 to May 1 | Georgia Straight Vancouver's News & Entertainment Weekly | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
Vancouver Poetry House is presenting the 11th annual Verses Festival of Words from April 22 to May 1.Canada’s largest alternative literary festival, Verses features spoken-word artists, poets, storytellers, singer-songwriters, and improvisers on various online stages.Highlights of the festival...
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Sue Goyette named Halifax’s new poet laureate | SaltWire

Sue Goyette named Halifax’s new poet laureate | SaltWire | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
Sue Goyette jokes that she’s already been celebrating her announcement as

Halifax’s eighth poet laureate

with doughnuts and cake in recent weeks, but is glad that the news is now finally public.
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Poetry gods smile on Joseph Dandurand as he gets ready for Verses Festival of Words | Georgia Straight Vancouver's News & Entertainment Weekly

Poetry gods smile on Joseph Dandurand as he gets ready for Verses Festival of Words | Georgia Straight Vancouver's News & Entertainment Weekly | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
The artistic director of Vancouver Poetry House's latest collection has made him a finalist for the national Griffin Poetry Prize and the provincial Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize.
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Twin Studies and Hummingbird on the ReLit shortlist

Twin Studies and Hummingbird on the ReLit shortlist | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
Congratulations to Keith Maillard (Twin Studies) and Devin Krukoff (Hummingbird), who have landed on the “long shortlist” for the ReLit Awards!You can see the … Twin Studies and Hummingbird on the ReLit shortlist Read More...
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Turning back the pages of time: Ottawa startup sees bright future in old-school book-publishing techniques

Turning back the pages of time: Ottawa startup sees bright future in old-school book-publishing techniques | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
Harvard-trained neurobiologist Alex Simon is turning his passion for high-quality, leather-bound volumes into a burgeoning business opportunity.
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Writers Are Broke. Is This Government Policy to Blame?

Writers Are Broke. Is This Government Policy to Blame? | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
Rhea Tregebov on how amending a 2012 ‘fair dealing’ provision could help secure a brighter future for authors.
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Thomas King, Tyler Enfield longlisted for Stephen Leacock medal

Thomas King, Tyler Enfield longlisted for Stephen Leacock medal | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
The medal comes with a $15,000 prize.
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Special News from Corbel Stone Press:  Don Domanski

Special News from Corbel Stone Press:  Don Domanski | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
Dear Friends, It's been a rather quiet 2021 for us so far, but we've been busy behind the scenes working on a retrospective collection of the metaphysical poet Don Domanski, who we've featured many times in Reliquiae, and who sadly died last autumn. Our winter has been spent carefully selecting and transcribing 108 of the finest poems from his 45-year career to include for the first time in a single 344-page volume.
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“Patterns Make Poems:” A Workshop on Poetry Craft with Andreae Callanan Tickets, Sat, 17 Apr 2021 at 1:00 PM

“Patterns Make Poems:” A Workshop on Poetry Craft with Andreae Callanan Tickets, Sat, 17 Apr 2021 at 1:00 PM | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
Eventbrite - Writers' Alliance of Newfoundland and Labrador presents “Patterns Make Poems:” A Workshop on Poetry Craft with Andreae Callanan - Saturday, 17 April 2021 - Find event and ticket information.
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"I Continued To Write It Anyway" Jen Sookfong Lee Shares Her Best Advice, Memories, & Tips from Her Iconic Writing and Publishing Journey | Open Book

"I Continued To Write It Anyway" Jen Sookfong Lee Shares Her Best Advice, Memories, & Tips from Her Iconic Writing and Publishing Journey | Open Book | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
Jen Sookfong Lee has been leaving readers awed and moved for years with her powerful and award-nominated novels, nonfiction, and children's books. She ...
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Two faculty and five alumni finalists for 2021 BC and Yukon Book Prizes

Two faculty and five alumni finalists for 2021 BC and Yukon Book Prizes | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
We’re proud to announce that members of the UBC School of Creative Writing are finalists for the 2021 BC and Yukon Book Prizes.
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Canadian poet Lisa Richter on channelling the voice of Anna Margolin for her award-winning collection

Canadian poet Lisa Richter on channelling the voice of Anna Margolin for her award-winning collection | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
Lisa Richter’s collection Nautilus and Bone won the National Jewish Book Award for poetry...
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Poetry Express: Greg Santos + Ghost Face | All Lit Up

Poetry Express: Greg Santos + Ghost Face | All Lit Up | Canadian literature | Scoop.it
All Lit Up - Discover, buy, collect Canadian literature...
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