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Graduate students to join former writer-in-residence for poetry reading

Toronto poet and former UWindsor writer-in-residence Margaret Christakos will read alongside master’s students in creative writing Simina Banu, Samie Bauder, and Katerina Stavridis in a free public event Monday, November 28, at Common Ground Art Gallery.

The evening will also feature a presentation by master’s student Sam Whittaker on the poetry of Canadian innovator bp Nichol (1944-1988).

Susan HolbrookUWindsor creative writing professor Susan Holbrook shares credit with her English department colleagues for her poetry collection being shortlisted for a Governor General’s Literary Award.

Professor’s poetry short-listed for national award

UWindsor creative writing professor Susan Holbrook’s book Throaty Wipes has been short-listed for the Governor General’s Literary Award in Poetry.

Nino RicciAcclaimed author Nino Ricci will conduct his inaugural reading as UWindsor writer-in-residence Thursday, October 6, at 4 p.m. in Katzman Lounge.

Writer-in-residence ready for first reading

Acclaimed author Nino Ricci will conduct his inaugural reading as UWindsor writer-in-residence Thursday, October 6, at 4 p.m. in Katzman Lounge.

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image of First Nations designAn open mic night Monday will feature poetry and prose from around the world.

Open mic night to cross cultural boundaries

A teepee in the Campus Community Garden is the setting for an evening of poetry from all over the world tonight—Monday, October 3.

The event, entitled “The alchemy machine: poetry global,” is also open to spoken word performance, readings of prose or the work of a favourite author, says organizer Richard Douglass-Chin, a professor in the Department of English Language, Literature, and Creative Writing.