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Link to Poetry, Politics, and Embodiment | Literary Arts Thematic

Poetry, Politics, and Embodiment | Literary Arts Thematic

Date: Nov 15, 2019

Examine queer, feminist & decolonial theories of poetry & art to grapple with the status of the self & lived experience in your own writing practice.

Deadline: Jan 8, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Residency | Writing Studio

Residency | Writing Studio

Date: Nov 13, 2019

This is for poets & writers of fiction & other narrative prose. It offers space & support to pursue a writing project with editorial consultation.

Deadline: Jan 15, 2020 - 11:45 pm

Link to Sheri-D Wilson named Calgary Poet Laureate

Sheri-D Wilson named Calgary Poet Laureate

Date: Apr 24, 2018

Calgary Arts Development and the Calgary Poet Laureate Selection Committee are pleased to announce Sheri-D Wilson as the 2018-2020 Poet Laureate.