We use cookies to personalise content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyse our traffic. Read more…
Friday
01
JUN

Poetry Reading Series: Richard Harrison

19:00
21:00
Oxford Brookes Poetry Centre
Event organized by Oxford Brookes Poetry Centre

Get Directions

Category
#var:page_name# cover

Richard Harrison is a multiple-award-winning poet, essayist, and editor. His most recent book, On Not Losing My Father's Ashes in the Flood, was awarded the 2017 Governor General's Literary Award for Poetry. The book was also shortlisted for the City of Calgary W.O. Mitchell Book Prize and won the Stephan G. Stephansson Alberta Poetry Prize. His six books of poetry include Big Breath of a Wish, poems about his daughter’s acquisition of language, and Hero of the Play, poems in the language of hockey, launched at the Hockey Hall of Fame.