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Poetry Reading by Manolis
As the Featured Poet
Poetry in the Park
Wednesday, 13 July, 2011
7-9 PM
In the band shell at Queen’s Park
1st St & 4th Ave
New Westminster, BC V3L

Manolis will present readings from his latest collections of poetry ‘Vernal Equinox’ (Ekstasis Editions, 2010) and ‘Opera Bufa’ (Libros Libertad 2011). He will also read a selection of poems by legendary modern Greek poet Yannis Ritsos from the translated work titled ‘Yannis Ritsos – Poems’ by Manolis (Libros Libertad, 2010). Manolis has published over ten collections of poetry, each collection contemplating a different theme. View his published work here.

Manolis has presented his work to diverse audiences in Vancouver Lower Mainland and elsewhere in BC, Greece and Canada.

OPEN MIC will follow Manolis’s presentation, and there is an impressive line-up with Candice James, Ben Nuttel-Smith, Valerie Parks, Fauzia Rafique and Reese McBeth. So bring your poems, bring your friends and come on out to read and listen to poetry at one of the most beautiful parks in Canada!

Poetry in the Park is a summer program initiated by the Poet Laureate of New Westminster, Candice James, with the support of the Arts Council of New Westminister .
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From the edgy young poet to the seasoned master and everything in between. Enjoy a cup of coffee, a small sweet and allow yourself to be enveloped in the rich evocative language of the poet.

Taylor Prescott
Ben Nuttall-Smith
Chris Levenson
Manolis Aligizakis

Special guest Leona Gom

Sunday, April 3
1:30 – 3:30 pm
White Rock Library

15342 Buena Vista
White Rock, BC

Registration required.

Manolis will present poems from his new collection of poetry, ‘Vernal Equinox’ (Ekstasis Editions, Victoria 2011), and from ‘Yannis Ritsos – Poems‘ a translated work of classic modern Greek poetry.
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