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2021 Poetry In Voice / Les voix de la poésie Junior Online Finals submission deadline

December 8, 2020

Students in grades 6, 7, and 8 and those in grade 6 and Secondary 1 & 2 in Quebec are eligible to compete in The Poetry In Voice Junior Recitation Competition, which takes place in the Fall. Each school champion films 2 recitation videos and their teacher uploads them to the Poetry In Voice / …

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8:00 am

Wordfest 25@25

December 8, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until December 8, 2020

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Calgary's Wordfest is turning 25 this year. They were planning an ambitious live festival in September to celebrate their anniversary, featuring 25 authors in 25 events. But everything is different now. So they’ve decided to try something different. Something that could ONLY happen online: a series of genuine connections that add up to a kind …

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5:00 pm

2020 RWB Jackson Lecture: Dionne Brand with Rinaldo Walcott

December 8, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

University of Toronto Ontario Institue for Studies in Education (OISE)'s 2020 R.W.B. Jackson Lecture will feature alum and literary giant, Dionne Brand, in conversation with renowned Black studies scholar, Professor Rinaldo Walcott. Learn more here.

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7:00 pm

Anvil Press Winter Poetry Launch

December 8, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join Anvil Press in launching their newest poetry books from the comfort of your own home! The event will feature readings from two exciting new collections, as well as a short Q&A with the authors, Anna van Valkenburg and Patrick Friesen. Learn more here.

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