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Out of the Water: Mapping Queer Histories


Mapping Queer Histories: Story Circle with Daze Jefferies   June 22nd, 2019, 12:00–2:00 PM Eastern Edge Gallery 72 Harbour Drive Wheelchair accessible space Calling 2SLGBTQIA+ of all ages! Come share your stories with us. It’s commonplace in Newfoundland and Labrador to spin a yarn around the kitchen table. It’s how people learn so much of… Read More

Thirteen: Chapbook Launch & Queer Poets Open Mic


Friday June 7th, 6:30-9:00 PM The League of Canadian Poets is coming to St. John’s and we’re thrilled to be hosting a launch for Thirteen: New Collected Poems from LGBTQI2S Writers in Canada (LCP Chapbook Series) – our newest chapbook made in celebration of LGBTQI2S voices that continue to enrich, question, and propel literature in… Read More

Lee Maracle Reading


Friday May 10th, 7:30-9pm Hope Matters, written by multiple award-winning author Lee Maracle and her daughters Columpa Bobb and Tania Carter, focuses on the journey of Indigenous people from colonial beginnings to reconciliation. Maracle states that the book “is also about the journey of myself and my two daughters.” Lee Maracle will read from Hope… Read More

Sharon Bala Book Launch: The Boat People


When the rusty cargo ship carrying Mahindan and five hundred fellow refugees reaches the shores of British Columbia, the young father is overcome with relief: he and his six-year-old son can finally put Sri Lanka’s bloody civil war behind them and begin new lives. Instead, the group is thrown into prison, with government officials and… Read More