What We Talk About When We Talk About Poetry – March 19th


You are cordially invited to join  Biblioasis, Porcupine’s Quill, and Palimpsest at The Word Bookstore for “What We Talk About When We Talk About Poetry,” a conversation on reviewing and contemporary Canadian poetry featuring poet/critics Zachariah Wells, Anita Lahey and Jason Guriel, guest-moderated by Carmine Starnino. In addition to launching their new books of literary essays, participants will be discussing the work and legacies of Canadian poets both celebrated and not, the role of the skeptical review in critical culture, and recent online controversies about gender equity and literary taste-making. Hosted by the wonderful Word Bookstore. Please visit our event page on Facebook,