An Evening of Poetry at NAC
Saturday 11 September 7pm
Outdoors with Social-distancing in Effect
Franco Cortese (experimental poet living in Thorold), launching his new book Lip, an epic volume of limit-case multilingual lipograms, presented alongside their literal English translations.
Liz Howard(mixed settler and Anishinaabe heritage living in Toronto), Griffin Poetry Prize-winner launching her new book Infinite Citizen of the Shaking Tent, a radiant collection of everyday observation, family history, and personal tragedy.
Janet Marie Rogers(Mohawk/Tuscarora writer from the Ontario Six Nations), launching “A Long History”, a new poetry installation and collaboration with Gregory Betts involving stencilled poems uncovering the history of St. Catharines on the sidewalks of St. Paul.
Making Niagara Culturally Distinct
A not-for-profit, charitably registered, member-driven collective formed by and dedicated to the working artists and community of Niagara.