Posts about Norma Dunning

April 11, 2022

Indigenous Poets Society Showcase

Join the Indigenous Poets Society showcasing Indigenous poets sharing truths, making voices heard, and coming together to build community strength. Enjoy a showcase of readings and performances by members of the Edmonton Indigenous Poets ... Read More 

April 11, 2022

Near Dead Poets Society

Norma Dunning, Governor General’s Literay Award winner and Writer in Residence for the Metro Edmonton Federation of Libraries, hosts the Near Dead Poets Society. The Near Dead Poets Society is a made up of ... Read More 

April 26, 2018

Literary Cocktails

Please join the staff of the University of Alberta Press for readings and refreshments as they launch their newest literary titles: Songs for Dead Children, E.D. Blodgett Welcome to the Anthropocene, Alice Major Annie ... Read More 

April 24, 2018


Join us as we host an evening of celebration, honouring the work of Indigenous writers. Four of Canada’s leading Indigenous poets gather to share their voices and stories alongside students from the Poetry Moves ... Read More 

April 23, 2017

Beyond Reconciliation

As most of Canada celebrates 150 years of colonialism, it is a time for our Indigenous nations’ writers to reflect on what truth and reconciliation means. Beyond the treaties. Beyond the laws. Beyond the ... Read More