Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2017 – with Catherine Graham, Ian Burgham, Al Mortiz, Giovanni Rici, George Elliott Clarke;
University of East London – with same, August 2017;
Seamus Heaney Homeplace – with same, August 2017;
Linen Hall Library – with same, August 2017;
Open House Festival, Northern Ireland with same – August 2017;
Tree Reading Series, Ottawa – with David Groulx – Sept. 26, 2017
Coteau Books will release The Small Things that End the World, Jeanette Lynes’
second novel, in 2018! Story hint: the babysitting job from hell – watch for it!
The Saskatchewan Book Awards shortlist was released on February 12, 2016 –
Bedlam Cowslip: The John Clare Poems was shortlisted for the Poetry Award and the City of Regina Book of the Year Award. Congratulations to all the shortlisted authors! The award ceremony will take place on April 30, 2016 in Regina.
SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: poetry reading and book launch with music at the Novel Idea Bookstore, 156 Princess St, Kingston.
Monday, Dec 14th from 7-9pm.
Reading that evening will be Carolyn Smart from her recently launched collection of poetry called Careen(Brick Books, 2015), Jeanette Lynes with the Kingston launch of her new collection of poetry called Bedlam Cowslip: The John Clare Poems (Wolsak and Wynn, 2015), and Jennifer Londry with a Kingston launch of hers called Tatterdemalion(Chaudiere Books, 2015).
Also included in the event that evening will be 2 short music sets featuring a local musician Bob Londry, and Kingston singer/songwriter Roger Dorey. I’ll be emceeing the event that evening.