Richard Harrison is the author of five books of poetry. His books have won a Milton Acorn Prize and the City of Calgary/W.O. Mitchell Book Prize. He has been short-listed for the Alberta Writers' Guild Poetry Prize, and the Governor-General's Award for Poetry. Currently, Richard lives in Calgary with his wife Lisa and their two children, Emma and Keeghan. He is a freelance editor and teaches English and Creative Writing at Mount Royal College.
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Lots of reading series to hit this week, plus our first festival of the year: the SPARKS Literary Festival in St. John's Newfoundland!
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It's one of our favourite times of the year: the GGLAs were announced, Halloween candy is 50% off, and our schedules are packed with reading events. Read on to see which authors and books we featured on the blog, and what the internet has given us this week.
Did someone hit the "Fall events" switch? There are tons of literary events coming your way this week, from coast to coast.
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When we think of Calgary, we think of towers and the wild swings of the oil economy. We think of the Calgary Stampede, the quick trip to Banff (traffic allowing) the tips of the mountains at the western edge as the way to orient yourself in the city. But it’s the rivers and ... Read more
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