Tuesday, October 28

Ruth Roach Pierson + Anthology Launch

Ruth Roach Pierson

Poet and educator, editor of I Found It at the Movies (Guernica Editions, 2014)

Ruth Roach Pierson taught feminist, race-critical and post-cultural studies at OISE for 21 years and European and women’s history at Memorial University of Newfoundland for 10 years.  In her retirement she has published three poetry collections: Where No Window Was (2002), Aide Mémoire (2007), a GG finalist in 2008, and Contrary (2011). Her poem “Equipoise” was chosen for inclusion in The Best of Canadian Poetry in English 2013.  Editor of I Found It at the Movies, an anthology of film poems (Guernica Editions, 2014), she will publish her fourth poetry collection, Realignment, with Palimpsest Press in 2015.   

 

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Anthology Launch: I Found It at the Movies

Join us for the Ottawa launch of I Found It at the Movies: An Anthology of Film Poems (Guernica Editions, 2014), with editor Ruth Roach Pierson and readings by Ottawa-area poets Jacqueline Bourque, David Groulx, rob mclennan, Colin Morton, Claudia Coutu Radmore, Peter Richardson and Deborah-Anne Tunney.