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The written word

I will never forget the miracle that anyone on earth takes time to read a word I write — anne boyer (@anne_boyer) May 31, 2018

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New rare

  Marlatt. Robertson. Hall. McFadden. Ball. New. Rare.  knife | fork | book Yes, we welcome preloved poetry books/chapbooks/ephemera donations. We can also assist in weeding your collection and pick-up downtown GTA. Contact us at knifeforkbook@gmail.com  

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June

  JUNE 1  JARED STANLEY  | BEN MEYERSON   JUNE 8   DANI COUTURE | DAVID JAMES BROCK | ANNICK MACASKILL NO MEETING WITHOUT BODY (GASPEREAU PRESS) TORONTO LAUNCH  SAT JUNE 9 ADÈLE BARCLAY  | A. LIGHT ZACHARY  | CANISIA LUBRIN | MARCELA HUERTA  JUNE 15  JIMMY MCINNES | JAMES LINDSAY | JOHN NYMAN | JIM JOHNSTONE  SAT JUNE 16  MAWENZI HOUSE SHOWCASE  ARCHNA SAHNI | GEETHA SUKUMARA  SUN JUNE 17  KIRBY | OAKVILLE LITERARY CAFE | JOSHUA CREEK ART CENTRE GALLERY 4PM  MON JUNE 18  KFB in […]

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Lovefest

The love of poets. The poetry of A. F. Moritz. A grand night. knife | fork | book The poets: Jessica Joy Hiemstra Shannon Bramer Ben Gallagher James Lindsay Noah Wareness Khashayar Mohammadi Kate Sutherland Jacob McArthur Mooney Conor McDonnell Fan Wu David Seymour A. Light Zachary Torben Robertson Doyali Islam Ben Meyerson Paul Vermeersch A. F. Moritz Kirby Recording: DAVID SEYMOUR reads On Distinction by A. F. MORITZ which opened the […]

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“Poets, readers, A. F. MORITZ”

View this post on Instagram We are so ready. BIG AL'S LOVEFEST FRIDAY MAY 25TH Poets read @albert.moritz to MORITZ in celebration of THE SPARROW @houseofanansi k | f | b Doors 6:30 Poetry 7 A post shared by k | f | b (@knifeforkbook) on May 24, 2018 at 10:19am PDT TONIGHT  knife | […]

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All ears

I like to think of JARED STANLEY’s Ears as a friendly rejoinder to Frank O’Hara’s “Personism,” a brilliant collegial corrective that places the poem not between two persons but just simply between, as open to the gritty wind off the Nevada desert as to the spy novels and hot wings of the anthropocene. Indeed, for Stanley, the […]

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Generous

There are many reasons we are celebrating dear friend of the shop A. F. MORITZ this Friday evening. First and foremost, his poetry and the recent launch of his beautifully compiled selected, THE SPARROW (Anansi Poetry). But there’s another reason it’s a “lovefest.” Al’s geniune enthusiasm, support, commitment, and love for his students and colleagues, fellow […]

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“take my hand”

“how gentle is your friend and kind.” Vespers. Devotional. Breathtakingly sparse. Elegant. Wondrous. Moving. Rare.          – Kirby AMANDA JERNIGAN YEARS, MONTHS, AND DAYS (Biblioasis) Now in store.  knife | fork | book

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Tuesdays, or ‘Poets Day’

Days like these. Tuesdays.  knife | fork | book Pictured: Poets, Ben-Adar  Jaclyn Piudik  Walter Barclay  Bänoo Zan  Andrew Winchur  Andrew Whiteman Photos: Kirby

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Essential Eckes

From the new book of poetry General Motors by Ryan Eckes pic.twitter.com/0qqSdA0uRW — anne boyer (@anne_boyer) April 23, 2018 RYAN ECKES GENERAL MOTORS is to the bone essential…adamant green cracking through pavement. – Kirby Available, print on demand, here. Photo: KIRBY