Monday, June 3, 2013

above/ground press author Amanda Earl with Dawn Kresan @ TREE, June 11, 2013


Tuesday, June 11, 2013

8:00 p.m. Readings – Open Mic and Featured Readers

Note LOCATION: ONE NIGHT ONLY Tree revisits The Royal Oak

On June 11 Tree will be held in the downstairs room of the Royal Oak at 161 Laurier Ave. E., Ottawa

Amanda Earl + Dawn Kresan

Amanda Earl is an Ottawa poet and blogger, author of numerous poetry chapbooks (including three with above/ground press) and managing editor of Amanda is the author of numerous poetry chapbooks published in Canada, the USA and the UK, most recently Sex First & Then A Sandwich (above/ground press, 2012). Two manuscripts, "Sessions from the Dream House Aria" and "Eve, a mere roar," a collaborative work with Sandra Ridley, have been shortlisted for the Robert Kroetsch Innovative Poetry Award. The managing editor of, Amanda holds an Honours BA and an MA in French Language, Literature and Translation from the University of Waterloo, and Honours BA in Translation from the School of Translators and Interpreters at the University of Ottawa.

Dawn Kresan’s poetry has appeared in a number of literary journals, including The Dalhousie Review, Carousel, Vallum, Lichen, The Windsor Review, Prairie Journal, CV2, The Antigonish Review and Event. Her first full-length poetry collection will be published by Tightrope in 2013. She lives in Kingsville, Ontario, with her husband and their daughter.

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