Posts about Peter Midgley

April 7, 2024

Walking Into God by Ted Blodgett (Posthumous Book Launch)

Peter Midgley hosts the posthumous online launch of Walking Into God by E.D. (Ted) Blodgett, Edmonton’s second poet laureate. Walking Into God is the culmination of Blodgett’s lifelong devotion to a poetry and poetics ... Read More 

April 11, 2022

Poetry Central #3

Poetry Central is your chance for a lunch-time poetry meet up. Hear from Peter Midgley and Jenna Butler reading from their most recent works. Hosted by Alice Major. Event takes place in Community Rooms ... Read More 

September 11, 2020

Beyond the Food Court Launch

To kick off the festival in virtual space, the contributors to Beyond the Food Court —all writers from diverse ethnic backgrounds that call Edmonton home — gather to celebrate the launch of their anthology, ... Read More 

April 25, 2019

Editing on Eggshells: Leadership, Vulnerability and the Editorial Process

An editing masterclass with Peter Midgley. After Peter won the Tom Fairley Award for Editorial Excellence, he remarked in an interview that editing is like carving a delicate relief on an eggshell, that he ... Read More 

April 22, 2018

Multilingual Voices – Expanding the Can Lit Canon

The Polyglot will host a poetry reading and roundtable on the topic of including multilingual poetic voices in the CanLit canon. Their event will feature readings by ten local polyglot poets, whose work is ... Read More