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Poetry news: Best Canadian Poems

The poem “Disappointment,” published earlier this year by Matrix, appeared in the anthology Best Canadian Poems in English 2015.

After Light now available


Catherine Hunter’s latest novel After Light is now available in stores and online. Both paperback and ebook copies are available.

Book launch: After Light

Friday Oct 23 2015 7:00 pm, Winnipeg, McNally Robinson, Grant Park, in the Atrium

Launch of After Light (Signature Editions).

This book tells the sumptuously rendered tale of four generations of the Garrison family, whose story begins when young Deirdre flees Ireland in 1920, seeking a better life in Brooklyn. The secrets she carries with her will bend the fates of not only Deirdre, but all who come after her, including her son Frank, whose dream of becoming an artist is ended by WW2, Frank’s daughters Rosheen and Von, who are each damaged in their own way, and Rosheen’s son Kyle, who has never known his mother.

Reading: Winnipeg International Writers Festival

Mainstage – Everyday Treacheries

Monday, September 21, 2015 at 7:30 pm

Shaw Performing Arts Centre (MTYP), The Forks, Winnipeg

With Elizabeth Hay, Greg Hollingshead, Guy Vanderhaeghe and Mike Steeves.

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