The House of Lancaster Poetry Breakfast
Morning 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
The House of Lancaster hosts the grand start-up of 100TPC. We invite everyone to begin here for a pay-what-you-can breakfast with poetry, performance and a general orientation to the day’s 8 Toronto venues. The House of Lancaster is also a meet-and-greet session that offers a poetry bookshop, a reading table where poets can donate reading copies of their books for the day and a wall for posting poetry information. This is a fund-raiser event for Savards Shelter for Women, the Perth/Dupont Library and the poets.
Poetry and performance by:Babar Khan, Beatriz Hausner, Bruce Ward, Corrado Paina, Elizabeth W. Gachuire, Dorion Sagan, Dyan Marie, Dougal Bichan, Gary Michael Dault, Eldon Garnet, Hugo Extavour, Katie Fotheringham, Nik Beat, Norman Cristofoli, Honey Novick, Rob Rolfe, Gianna Patriarca, Nancy Bullis and others
. . . . . . .The Waterfalls Indian Tapas Bar and Grill
host David Swartz M.C. Lauren Stein Poets:Honey Novick, Ewan Whyte, David Swartz, Max Layton, Dale Percy, Andrea Thompson, Daniel Waldman, Robert Thomas Payne and video artist Mary Fish
Clifton Joseph, Chi Kalevar, Audry Redman, Jen Kunlire, Marita Hollo with Jenny Blackbird, Kabaka Pyramid, Howard Jerome, Luc Guillen, Sea J., Dwain Wellington, June Harris, Salimah Valiani, Tom Smarta, Steve Hall, Charlie Bobus, Ariel Len, Leah, and Maria Elena Mesa
100,008 poets for social change: Strong Voices at One Small Corner of Poetry Nation
Gwendolyn MacEwen Park.
At the intersection of Lowther and Walmer Road. 1 block N of Bloor, 1 block W of Spadina Saturday, September 24. 2:00 p.m.
Poets in word, poets in deed – established Toronto poets Guy Ewing, Sonja Greckol, Maureen Hynes, Sue MacLeod, Jim Nason, Maureen Scott Harris, Sheila Stewart and Elizabeth Ukrainetz as they read their own poetry and their favourite poems of social activism. Join us for laughter, anger, determination and most of all, a chance to deepen our understanding of how we can shape and improve our own small corners and the wide world.
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Lansdowne Ave. at Paton Road, Bloordale
Sept. 24, afternoon reading by Dyan Marie