Friday, April 01, 2011
Aqua Books Lansdowne
Aqua Books Lansdowne Prize for Poetry/Prix Lansdowne de poésie nominees (l-r): Jonathan Ball, Ariel Gordon & Lori Cayer.
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The Aqua Books Lansdowne Prize for Poetry/Prix Lansdowne de poésie is an annual award presented to the Manitoba writer whose full length adult book of poetry in either French or English is judged the best written.
The award will be handed out April 17 the Manitoba Book Awards gala, which will be held at the Centre Culturel Franco-Manitobain.
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I think I look tired and therefore kind of squinty here. But oh well. Very nice to have heard Jonathan and Lori read, esp. as this was the first time I've been on the same bill as Lori, nevermind the same shortlist.