Tree Board Positions

We have two positions open on the board. Coming in June we have a position of co-director available. Make your voice heard. Apply within.

About Tree...

Running since 1980, Tree is one of Canada's longest-running literary events, and an essential part of Ottawa's vibrant literary community.


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Tree takes place...

... at Black Squirrel Books, 1073 Bank St.
... on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month.
... free of charge. A hat is passed for donations.
Tuesday, April 11

Paul Dutton + Sandra Ridley

Paul Dutton

Can a man be an instituton? Paul Dutton might be.
For over four decades, writer and musician Paul Dutton has steadfastly maintained his commitment to the integrated expression of the literary, the sonic, and the visual. He has issued seven books (poetry, fiction) and five recordings, plus eleven print and audio collaborations (The Four Horsemen, CCMC, and others), and has performed across three continents, solo and in ensembles. His Sonosyntactics: Selected and New Poetry of Paul Dutton was edited by Gary Barwin for Wilfrid Laurier University Press in 2015
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Sandra Ridley

Sandra Ridley is a mentor and powerful voice in contemporary poetry

Sandra Ridley is the author of four books of poetry: Fallout, Post-Apothecary, The Counting House, and Silvija (published by BookThug this fall). She has mentored poets through Salus Ottawa (Supportive Housing and Mental Health Services) and Artswell’s “Footprints to Recovery”, a partnership program for people living with mental illness. In 2015, she was a finalist for the KM Hunter Award for Mid-Career Writer.

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