Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Open Text Reading Series:

Hannah Calder and Gillian Wigmore

 Hannah Calder

Gillian Wigmore















Hannah Calder and Gillian Wigmore

Thursday, October 17

1pm - 2:30 pm


Hannah Calder has been an editor in Vancouver, an English teacher in Seoul, and a translator in Barcelona. She earned her MA in English Literature in 2004 from Simon Fraser University and has published poetry and fiction in West Coast Line, The Capilano Review and dANDelion. Born in England, Hannah grew up there and in BC and currently lives in Vernon where she teaches English at Okanagan College. More House, her first book, was published by New Star Books in 2009.

Gillian Wigmore is the author of two books of poems: soft geography (2007), winner of the 2008 ReLit Award, and Dirt of Ages (2012). Her poems and non-fiction have appeared in journals and anthologies and been nominated for awards including the Dorothy Livesay BC Book Prize for Poetry and the Great BC Novel Prize. A book of fiction with MotherTongue Publishing and a book of poems with Brick Books are both forthcoming in 2014. She lives in Prince George, BC.

Open to the public. Free. Everyone welcome.

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


Upcoming Open Text Readings:


Nicole Markotic and Susan Holbrook on 7 November in CE122 at 1:00 pm

Jacqueline Turner on 21 November in CE122 at 1:00 pm