Posts about Dwennimmen

April 11, 2024


Time: Doors open at 7pm Show at 8pm BELLOW by Dwennimmen Featuring Damn Magpies A spoken-word feature written by one of Canada’s greatest poetic voices Dwennimmen (aka Shima Robinson) featuring Edmonton’s six-piece sound collective ... Read More 

April 1, 2023

EPF 2023 Presents: Meghan Eaker and Jane Munro

Join us for this EPF 2023 presentation of live readings from Meghan Eaker and Jane Munro. Host: Shima Robinson Pay-what-you-can Suggested donation: $10 Read More 

April 1, 2023

Unspoken Poetry with Yusi

Charlee Queen XO will be your feature poet with accompaniment from Reclaim Collective, a 5-piece group comprised of some of Edmonton’s finest jazz musicians. Local poet, Yusi, will kick off this night of music ... Read More 

April 1, 2023

Laureates Night featuring Ink Movement

This exciting night of poetry will feature readings from the Edmonton Poet Laureate – Titilope Sonuga, the St. Albert Poet Laureate – Lauren Seal, and members of a local youth poets collective called Ink ... Read More 

April 1, 2023

A Thousand Words

A Thousand Words is a multi-genre invitation combining poetry’s focus on sound, language and imagery into video form! It’s a video open mic: record a simple reading of your poem or layer and pair ... Read More 

April 1, 2023

Food for Thought

Food for Thought is a catered event that is all about sparking your interest in local magazines that have published poetry. Take this opportunity to experience some of the poetry that has been published ... Read More 

March 30, 2023

Subversion by SIC

Sublime Intervention Collective (SIC) is back for EPF 2023 – Ignite Unite with a poetry showcase and live painting! Host: Shima Robinson Pay-what-you-can Suggested donation $10 Read More 

April 11, 2022

Literary Cocktails

In partnership with the University of Alberta Press, Literary Cocktails will feature readings from UAlberta Press’ newest poetry collections: Arborophobia by Nancy Holmes, Separation Anxiety by Gavin Bradley, and You Might Be Sorry You ... Read More 

April 11, 2022

Lost Launch #1

Hosted by Katherine Gibson, Lost Launch features local poets who had a collection published during the pandemic. Lisa Martin and Jason Purcell read from their most recent works. Event takes place in Community Rooms ... Read More 

April 11, 2022

The Sublime Feminine

The Sublime Feminine is an event hosted by Sublime Intervention Collective to honour and celebrate local, influential, feminine identifying people. This night will feature poetry readings, musical performances, live visual art and more! There ... Read More 

April 11, 2022

Speaking from Experience

Speaking from Experience is a local collective that creates stories from the melding of poetry and music featuring local poet Some Sum on the microphone. Hosted by Dwennimmen. Read More 

April 10, 2022

Poetry Central #1

Poetry Central is your chance for a lunch-time poetry meet up. Hear from two of Edmonton’s most accomplished poets Alice Major and Marilyn Dumont. Event takes place in Community Rooms 1 & 2. Read More