Quill and Quire

by Derek Weiler


Some reaction to the Griffin Poetry Prize shortlist, unveiled yesterday, is trickling in. The Canadian Press interviews two nominees, Jeramy Dodds and Kevin Connolly, while the National Post has a backgrounder on this year's selections. ... Read More »

April 8, 2009 | Filed under: Awards


The Griffin Poetry Prize shortlists have been announced. Nominees for the Canadian prize and the international prize are listed below; each winner will receive $50,000 at the June 3 ceremony. Canadian shortlist Revolver by Kevin ... Read More »

April 7, 2009 | Filed under: Book news


The Calgary Herald looks at Knopf Canada's New Face of Fiction program, which this year includes Jessica Grant's Come, Thou Tortoise. (Grant is an erstwhile Calgarian, having earned a creative writing degree from the university ... Read More »

April 2, 2009 | Filed under: Book news