Best Canadian Poetry 2024 Launch Party

Free admission
February 28
7:00 PM
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    Please join Munro’s Books in celebrating the launch of the Best Canadian Poetry in English 2024!

    Local poet Yvonne Blomer will host a reading by five of this year’s local poets included in the collection: Nicholas Bradley, Kayla Czaga, Hilary Clark, Anna Moore, and Joanna Streetly.

    Praise for the book includes:

    “Buy it, or borrow it, but do read it.” —Arc Poetry Magazine

    “A magnet, I think, for the many people who would like to know contemporary poetry.” —A.F. Moritz, Griffin Poetry Prize winner

    WHEN: Wednesday, February 28th, 7:00 p.m.

    WHERE: Fortune Gallery, 537 Fisgard St. in Victoria

    WHAT: Readings by Nicholas Bradley, Kayla Czaga, Hilary Clark, Anna Moore, and Joanna Streetly, hosted by Yvonne Blomer.

    HOW: This event is free to attend.

    Destination Greater Victoria is honoured to be based on the traditional territory of the Lekwungen-speaking peoples of the Songhees Nation and the Esquimalt Nation, whose historical relationships with the land continue to this day.