The Poetry Connection: Stories from Today’s Most Popular Poets

The Poetry Connection: Stories from Today’s Most Popular Poets

Jun 02, 2018, 5:15 PM - 6:00 PM

Location: Downtown Stage
Language:
English

Some of the most wished-for books in stores right now are by the poets in this panel. Their books are visceral and truthful, broaching everything from love, to loss, to political and social commentary and they have connected with fans in new and meaningful ways. Listen as your favourite poets discuss their humble beginnings as self published authors and how their life has changed now that they're being read by millions of fans. Find out what it’s like to write in an era of hyper-connection via social media and the responsibility they feel in affecting social change. 

Contributors

  • Amanda Lovelace

    Speaker

  • Cyrus Parker

    Speaker

  • Trista Mateer

    Speaker

  • Iain S. Thomas

    Speaker

  • Nikita Gill

    Speaker

  • K.Y. Robinson

    Speaker

  • Michelle Halket

    Moderator

    Publisher, Central Avenue

Categories

  1. Category
    Non-Fiction
  2. Type of Event
    Panels
  3. Cost 0

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