Posted on November 13, 2017
Congrats to recent contributors Emily Skov-Nielsen (poem in Spring 2015, No. 263, review in Autumn 2016, No. 269), Robin Richardson (poems in Winter 2014, No. 258), and Kate Finegan (story in Spring 2017, No. 271) who are on The Puritan's 6th annual Thomas Morton Memorial Prize longlist! Skov-Nielsen and Richardson are on the poetry list, and Finegan is on the fiction list.
Posted on November 9, 2017
The University of New Brunswick invites you to join us for a literary reading by author Tony Robinson-Smith on Wednesday, November 15th at 7:30 pm in the Alumni Lounge, located in the Alumni Memorial Building on UNB’s Fredericton campus.
Posted on November 6, 2017
Poetry Weekend 2017 featured more than 60 poets from all over Canada, many of whom read from new or recently released collections. Two Fiddlehead team members read from newly released chapbooks: Ian LeTourneau read from Core Sample, published by Frog Hollow press, and Emily Skov-Nielson read from Volta, published by Anstruther Press. Skov-Nielsen's editor, Jim Johnstone, also read from his Véhicule Press collection The Chemical Life, which was launched in Montreal on October 20th. Other readings from new collections by UNB associated poets included Claire Kelly reading from Maunder (Palimpsest Press), Allison LaSorda reading from Stray (Goose Lane), and Kayla Geitzler reading from That Light Feeling Under Your Feet (NeWest Press, forthcoming 2018).
Over the course of the weekend, The Fiddlehead editorial assistants Noah Page and William Bonfiglio interviewed poets Patrick O’Reilly, Sarah Cooper, Adam Dickinson, Benjamin Dugdale, Kate Cayley, Kateri Lanthier, Rebecca Păpucaru, and Rebecca Salazar.
Posted on November 2, 2017
Join us for a wonderful night of storytelling at The Picaroons Roundhouse, 880Union Street.
Featuring local authors Mark Anthony Jarman, Bobbi-Jean MacKinnon, Ian LeTourneau, Karen Pinchin, and Tony Robinson-Smith.
Be prepared to laugh.
Be prepared to cry.
Be prepared to buy their books, which make great holiday gifts.
Saturday, November 4
Posted on November 1, 2017
Odd Sundays will take place once again at Corked Wine Bar, 83 Regent St. at 2 PM on Sunday, November 5. Our guest readers this Sunday will be Gerard Collins and Emily Skov-Nielsen. The readings will be followed by an open mic and a book draw.
Posted on October 30, 2017
The University of New Brunswick invites you to a literary reading by novelist Ann Eriksson on Wednesday, November 1st at 7:30 pm in the Alumni Lounge, located in the Alumni Memorial Building on UNB’s Fredericton campus.
Posted on October 25, 2017
Odd Sundays will take place once again at Corked Wine Bar, 83 Regent St. at 2 PM on Sunday, October 29. Our guest readers this Sunday will be Tony Robinson-Smith and Monty Reid. The readings will be followed by an open mic and a book draw.
Posted on October 16, 2017
Here's a picture of the recent books received at the office. What are you most looking forward to reading this fall? Tell us! Go to the comment field below (or to Facebook or Twitter)!
Posted on October 12, 2017
The University of New Brunswick invites you to join us for a literary reading by authors Kerry-Lee Powell and Kayla Geitzler on Thursday, October 19th at 7:30 pm. Please note a new venue for the reading: Carleton Hall, Room 139, on UNB’s Fredericton campus.
Posted on October 11, 2017
Odd Sundays will commence once again at Corked Wine Bar, 83 Regent St. at 2 PM on Sunday, October 15 to mark the beginning of a new season of Fredericton’s favourite readings series. 2018 will be odd sunday’s 14th year, and we will start the year off by featuring Kathy Mac and Kerry Lee Powell as guest readers. The readings will be followed by an open mic and a book draw.