Events & Activities

2022

Writing the City: Launch of Vancouver Poet Laureate’s City Poems Contest, online panel with local poets Joanne Arnott, Junie Desil, Evelyn Lau, Alex Leslie & Kevin Spenst, moderated by Fiona Tinwei Lam, Sunday, Jan 16, 2-3 pm. Please access here.

Workshop with the Downtown Eastside Writers Collective, Carnegie Centre (led by Gilles Cyrenne), Jan 20, 1-3 pm

Lunar New Year poetry reading with Catherine Lewis, James Wang, Isabella Wang, Lucy Yang, & Jaeyun Yoo, Dr. Sun Yat Sen Gardens, Sunday, Jan 30, 1-2 pm (Free online with preregistration)

SFU Lunch Poems, Wednesday, April 20, 12-1 pm

November-December 2021

Cross-Pollinations: Canadian Health Humanities Virtual Rounds Series, with Leanne Dunic and Armand Ruffo, League of Canadian Poets, Dec 29 (via Zoom)

Socials 10 Class (Teacher D.P. Lee) at Windemere Secondary School, Dec 8 & Dec 17

English 11 Class (Teacher Tanja Boteju) at York House School, Dec 15

Volunteer Party for Immigrant Services Society, Dec 15 (short reading and writing exercise via Zoom)

LLED (Language & Literacy Education) 367 Teaching Writing, Education Faculty, UBC (Two sections: Dr. Bonnie Nish in afternoon and Dr. Kedrick James in morning), Dec 10

Wax Poetic Interview, Vancouver Co-op Radio, with R.C. Weslowski & Kevin Spenst, Dec 8

Moderator for Storied Event: Writing the Past (Michael Prior, Shaena Lambert, Eve Lazarus),  BC & Yukon Book Prizes, Nov 24 via Zoom

Workshop with the Downtown Eastside Writers Collective, Carnegie Centre (led by Gilles Cyrenne), Nov 18