Friday, November 16, 2012

Open Text Reading Series:

Jamie Reid

Tuesday, November 20

2:30 - 4:00 pm


Capilano University

2055 Purcell Way

North Vancouver

Jamie Reid is a veteran Vancouver poet. His first publications were in 1961 as one of the original editors of TISH, the germinal Vancouver poetry newsletter. His poetry titles include The Man Whose Path Was on Fire (Talonbooks, 1969); Prez: Homage to Lester Young (Oolichan Books, 1993); Mad Boys (Coach House, 1998); I. Another. The Space Between: Selected Poems (Talonbooks, 2004); homages (Pooka Press, 2009). He also wrote Diana Krall: The Language of Love (Fox Music Books, 2002) a biography of the Canadian singer and pianist. He currently edits two poetry blogs: Schroedinger’s Cat and Gerry Gilbert.

Open to the public. Free. Everyone welcome.

We gratefully acknowledge the support of the Canada Council for this reading.

Stay Tuned for the Spring Series beginning in January 2013
For further information on the Open Text Reading Series please contact Kim Minkus, Convenor for Creative Writing at


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