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In from the gale

JULIE CAMERON GRAY & NYLA MATUK hold the hearth dear at last night’s intimate Thursday Night Poets. Thanks to all who braved the elements. Richly rewarded. knife | fork | book Photos: KIRBY

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Tuesday with Kitty

The unexpected pleasure of making a new friend. KITTY LEWIS, the force behind legendary poetry publishing house, BRICK BOOKS visits KFB fresh from VERSeFest Ottawa. Photo: KIRBY

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3 Nights

THURSDAY NIGHT POETS | DOORS 6:30  POETRY 7-ISH JULIE CAMERON GRAY and NYLA MATUK FRIDAY from MONTREAL | 7:30 – 10 METATRON SHOWCASE w/ ERIC AMLING SARAH JEAN GRIMM ASHLEY OBSCURA JAY RITCHIE SARA Sü, SENNAH YEEZY and ADAM ZACHARY SATURDAY from MONTREAL | 7 – 9 VALLUM SHOWCASE w/ CATRIONA WRIGHT YUSUF SAADI JULIAN GOBERT K.T. […]

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Next stop

  I know there’s nothing special about me being here; I see the same things as all the others, exclaim the same compliments. But here in a warm wood-panelled bar, I’ll pound my hand on the table, press my shirt to my chest, and declare, solemnly and without irony, that I too could live here. […]

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Poetry Sunday Poetry

  CHUS PATO and ERIN MOURE fill our Sunday afternoon with poetry (and the love of) at Secession/Insecession Launch yesterday. knife | fork | book Thanks to VERSeFest (Ottawa), Hazel and Jay, BookThug, Dylan, Drew, and Rick (Rick’s Cafe) and all who attended. Photos: KIRBY

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Filling

THURSDAY NIGHT POETS I was down 2 quarts. Now I am full. A thoroughly gratifying evening of poetry/reading with STEVE MEAGHER and STUART ROSS last night at knife | fork | book UP NEXT at KFB: March 26th ERIN MOURE  CHUS PATO Secession / Insecession TORONTO BOOK LAUNCH (NOTE: Sunday 3-5PM). March 30th  JULIE CAMERON GRAY | NYLA MATUK. March 31st METATRON SHOWCASE. […]

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Sunday with Chus and Erin

  Erín: Our lives have crossed in poetry and in translation for over a decade. My wish in translating your work is and was always to invite you into my Canadian poetic culture, so as to perturb it, open new challenges, demonstrate how your work is critical in my own practice of poetry and poetics. […]

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Spring poetry

03/23 @MrRazovsky @steve_meagher 03/26 @ErinMoure @chuspatodiaz 03/30 @jcamerongray @Kabloon 03/31 @onmetatron 04/01 @vallummag #poetry pic.twitter.com/gp7ZJWYO0s — knifeforkbook (@knifeforkbook) March 22, 2017 There’s even more in store.  knife | fork | book  

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  STEVE MEAGHER   THIS WEEK | THURSDAY NIGHT POETS STUART ROSS + STEVE MEAGHER MARCH 23RD Doors 6:30 Poetry 7-ish Copywright 2017. Steve Meagher