Reminder for Tonight! Reading and Conversation with Vancouver's Poet Laureate Emerita Rachel Rose (1)
Time & Location
About The Event
Pot Luck Dinner at the Home of Member Andrea Wetzler Tremosa. Please bring wine or something to share for the Pot Luck dinner. Ring Tremosa/ Wetzler on the doorbell on the right of the main entrance. First door to the left and 2nd floor.
More about the speaker:
Rachel Rose was the Poet Laureate Emerita of Vancouver from 2014 to 2017. She is the author of four poetry books, three short stories, several anthologies, as well as a memoir and an Opera. She has won poetry, fiction, and non-fiction awards, including the 1997 Bronwen Wallace Award for Fiction from The Writers’ Trust of Canada, a 2014 and 2016 Pushcart Prize, and a 2016 nomination for a Governor General’s Award. Recent work has appeared in publications such as The Globe & Mail, The American Poetry Review, Monte Cristo Magazine, The Vancouver Sun and The Press Democrat.
Formerly a fellow at The University of Iowa’s International Writing Program, she is on a writing sabbatical, and currently living in Toulouse with her wife and two of her three children.