The University of New Brunswick invites you to our 13th annual Poetry Weekend, a celebration of Canadian poetry that features seasoned and new poets alike!
Join us on Saturday, October 1st and Sunday, October 2nd at UNB Fredericton’s Memorial Hall for a series of readings by Canadian poets and authors. Readings take place at 11am, 2pm, and 8pm both days.
Fredericton poet M. Travis Lane will be our presiding spirit for Poetry Weekend, and is set to have her new collection of poetry entitled The Witch of the Inner Wood release just in time for the festivities.
Featured guests this year include: Tammy Armstrong, Richard Kemick, Katherine Leyton, Shane Neilson, Jim Johnstone, John Wall Barger, Julie Cameron Gray, Jeramy Dodds, and Marc di Saverio as well as many more!
Poetry weekend is presented by the League of Canadian Poets, the UNB Department of English, the UNB Bookstore, The Fiddlehead, and Goose Lane Editions
Admission to Poetry Weekend is free and all are welcome to attend. We look forward to having you join us at one of our most anticipated events of the year!