Posts filed to Festival News

February 8, 2014

New Bus Poems are Flying

You kick a small piece of snow with your toe as you look at the bus floor. You’re trying hard to not stare at the man in the seat across from you. He’s well-dressed ... Read More 

January 23, 2014

Haiku Workshop on February 1, 2014

On February 1, 2014 The Edmonton Poetry Festival presents an enlightening haiku workshop, facilitated by Mr Patrick Pilarski. In case you don’t know, Patrick is, along with his partner Nicole Pakan, behind the brilliant ... Read More 

January 8, 2014

The January Shakes

January is appropriately tagged the “hangover month”. December’s flapping comes home for real, and one faces the inevitable: Everybody pays for everything. Those extra gifts you bought, in the last of a month-long string ... Read More 

January 8, 2014

Workshop – Haiku with Patrick Pilarski

Haiku Workshop Saturday February 1st, 2014 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Holy Trinity Anglican Church: 10037 – 84 Avenue Cost is $20.00 for members; $35.00 for non-members Maximum participants – 15 Please note – ... Read More 

November 9, 2013

The Verse Project Needs Your Help

Maybe you came to words and poetry the hard way. ... Read More 

October 10, 2013

2014 Poetry Route Text

Latest Flight: 40 Below Poems / February 2014 The latest cycle of The Poetry Route has hit the road. This cycle features poems from the recently released 40 Below Anthology, a collection of poetry, ... Read More 

October 7, 2013

2014 Outreach Text

Coming Soon We are presently re-vamping this section of our site. New content very soon!   Read More 

October 7, 2013

2014 Media Text

Media Information This page contains information that may be used by media outlets interested in covering the Edmonton Poetry Festival in 2016. The festival runs from April 16 to April 23, 2017. Basic Information ... Read More 

October 7, 2013

2014 Contact Text

Drop us a line Hey, don’t worry! We’re easy top get a hold of. And please, keep in touch! You can use the form below or email us directly at: Email Form Please fill ... Read More 

October 7, 2013

2014 About Text

About the Festival Voice · Celebration · Community Poetry is a source of energy, entertainment and joy shared by all societies. The Edmonton Poetry Festival celebrates poetry in all its forms. We get people ... Read More 

September 18, 2013

Poetry at Alberta Culture Days

On September 28 and 29 The Edmonton Poetry Festival presents DiVerse Alberta as a part of Alberta Culture Days. The following events take place at Government House, 12845 – 102 Avenue Edmonton (on the ... Read More 

July 7, 2013

The Poetry Route – Write Something Edmonton!

Ok, we here at PoFest central know that your summer is in full swing. You’re busy with patio jumping, pool basking, iced-beverage consuming, and general warm weather lackadaisicalism. We understand that gleaning every last ... Read More