Book A Poet

Thanks for your interest in the Edmonton Poetry Festival's _Poetry Moves in Schools_ program. We're glad you're taking the time to book a poet for your classroom. It's pretty easy, and there are only 2 steps. Ready?

Step 1: Get to know our poets!

Take a look at our selection of poets, all available for your educational needs:

  • Liam Coady

    Genre-defying, dynamic poet/performer.
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  • Norma Dunning

    Inuit writer, scholar.
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  • Leif Gregersen

    Public speaker, author, teacher.
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  • Ahmed Knowmadic

    Edmonton's Poet Laureate!
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  • Giselle Lemire

    Award-winning broadcaster.
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  • Mary Pinkoski

    Slam Champion and experienced teacher.
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  • Pierrette Requier

    Francophone poet laureate emerita.
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  • Brandon Wint

    National slam champion.
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Step 2: Book a Poet!

You've checked out our roster of poets, now it's time to get a poet into your classroom. Click the button below to launch our Google booking form.

Launch our booking form →

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