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Visible Cities: An Evening of Poetry at Audreys Books

May 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm MDT

Moments of joy and sadness occur every day on city streets all over the world. Join poet Kathleen Wall and photographer Veronica Geminder, the mother and daughter team behind the book VISIBLE CITIES to explore the unexpected beauty of the urban everyday, the process of interweaving poetry and photography, and more.

Joined by Alice Major and Shawna Lemay this will be an unforgettable evening of poetry, photography, philosophy and more.

Free, and open to all.

Discover VISIBLE CITIES at https://press.ucalgary.ca/books/9781552389591

KATHLEEN WALL is the author of Without Benefit of Words, Time’s Body, and Blue Duet, which was shortlisted for a Saskatchewan Book Award.

VERONICA GEMINDER holds an Honours B.A. in the History of Art and Architecture from McGill University and a Masters in Philosophy in the History and Philosophy of Architecture from Cambridge University.

ALICE MAJOR has published eleven collections of poetry, two novels for young adults, and an award-winning collection of essays about poetry and science. Discover her work at http://www.alicemajor.com/

SHAWNA LEMAY is the author of the bestselling Rumi and the Red Handbag, which was selected for Maria Shriver’s reading club and was one of the Globe and Mail’s Must-Read Fashion Books. Discover her work at http://www.shawnalemay.net/.

Details

Date:
May 16
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Tags:
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/301134970569664/

Venue

Audreys Books
10702 Jasper Avenue
Edmonton, AB T5J 3J5 Canada
Phone:
780-423-3487
Website:
https://www.audreys.ca/

Organizer

University of Calgary Press
Phone:
403-220-7578
Email:
ucpbooks@ucalgary.ca
Website:
press.ucalgary.ca

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