An evening of poetry with Shazia Hafiz Ramji
Vancouver poet Shazia Hafiz Ramji will read from her acclaimed book of poetry Port of Being at the Powell River Public Library with local poets Andrea Bennett, Adriana Virtue and more.
Friday, August 30 at 7 pm, in the First Credit Union Community Room at the Powell River Public Library.
All ages welcome.
Registration not required.
Shazia Hafiz Ramji’s first book, Port of Being (Invisible Publishing), received the Robert Kroetsch Award for Innovative Poetry and was chosen by CBC as one of the best Canadian poetry books of 2018. Her fiction and criticism have appeared in The Humber Literary Review and Quill & Quire, respectively. She will be a writer in residence with Open Book in March 2019. She lives on unceded Coast Salish land (Vancouver) where she began the Intersections Reading Group and where she works as a publishing consultant and editor for various presses across Canada.
For more information about this event contact Megan Cole at 604-485-4796 or email firstname.lastname@example.org