Poetry

McGrath, Peacock take home 2015 Newfoundland & Labrador Book Awards

McGrath, Peacock take home 2015 Newfoundland & Labrador Book Awards

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In a ceremony at Government House in St. John’s Wednesday afternoon, poet Carmelita McGrath was named winner of the E.J. Pratt Award for Escape Velocity published by Goose Lane Editions. Retired veterinarian Andrew Peacock won the Newfoundland and Labrador Book Award for Non-Fiction with his debut book Creatures of the Rock:A Veterinarian’s Adventures in Newfoundland published by Doubleday Canada. The wins represent a first for both well-established…

Still No Word Shannon Webb-Campbell Breakwater Books

Shannon Webb-Campbell launches poetry collection Still No Word in Halifax

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Please join Shannon Webb-Campbell for the launch of Still No Word at The Company House in Halifax. Shannon is an award winning poet, writer and journalist of mixed Aboriginal ancestry. She is the inaugural winner of Egale Canada’s Out in Print Award and was the Canadian Women in Literary Arts 2014 Critic-In-Residence. With special guest Kim Harris performing from her album Only The Mighty. Free admission…