Poetry

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Join Guernica Editions at the Quidi Vidi Brewery in St. John’s for a group reading and the launch of I Found It at the Movies: An Anthology of Film Poems edited by Ruth Roach Pierson on Saturday Oct. 18. Readers at the event include: Jacqueline Bourque, Mark Callanan, Sue Chenette, Beth Follett reading Souvankham Thammavongsa, Cynthia French reading Elizabeth Greene, Don McKay, Ruth Roach Pierson, Gerald…

Voices across centuries

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Documentary film maker Sylvia D. Hamilton’s new poetry collection turns her lens on the histories of Black Nova Scotians Sylvia D. Hamilton is a Gemini-winning Nova Scotian filmmaker and writer with an abiding interest in understanding history, especially Black history, and bringing that understanding to her audience. Her films include: Black Mother Black Daughter; Speak It! From the Heart of Black Nova Scotia; Portia White: Think…