Anansi Poets A.F. Moritz, Emma Healey, and Mikko Harvey (WILLIAMSBURG)

House of Anansi Press launches their 2018 spring selection of poetry publications with readings by A.F. Moritz (The Sparrow), Emma Healey (Stereoblind), and Mikko Harvey (Unstable Neighbourhood Rabbit).

A. F. MORITZ has written nineteen books of poetry. His work has received the Griffin Poetry Prize, the Guggenheim Fellowship, the Award in Literature of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, Poetry magazine’s Bess Hokin Prize, the Ingram Merrill Fellowship, the ReLit Award, the Raymond Souster Award, and three shortlistings for the Governor General’s Literary Award. His Griffin Poetry Prize–winning collection The Sentinelwas a Globe and Mail Top 100 of the Year, and his ReLit Award–winning Night Street Repairs was named one of forty-three “books of the decade” by the Globe and Mail in 2010.

EMMA HEALEY’s first book of poems, Begin with the End in Mind, was published by ARP Books in 2012. Her poems and essays have been featured in places like the Los Angeles Review of Books, the FADER, the HairpinReal Life, the National Post, the Globe and Mail, the Toronto Star, the WalrusToronto Life, and Canadian Art. She was poetry critic at the Globe and Mail (2014–2016) and is a regular contributor to the music blog Said the Gramophone. She was the recipient of the Irving Layton Award for Creative Writing in both 2010 and 2013, a National Magazine Award nominee in 2015, and a finalist for the K.M. Hunter award in 2016.

MIKKO HARVEY was born in Boston, Massachusetts. His poems have been published in DIAGRAMIowa ReviewKenyon Review, and Maisonneuve. He attended Vassar College and the Ohio State University, and he currently serves as a digital poetry editor for Fairy Tale Review. He currently lives in Brooklyn.

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Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 7:00pm

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Unstable Neighbourhood Rabbit Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781487003609
Availability: In stock at publisher. Usually arrives in our store within 1-5 business days.
Published: House of Anansi Press - April 3rd, 2018

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Stereoblind Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781487003814
Availability: In stock at publisher. Usually arrives in our store within 1-5 business days.
Published: House of Anansi Press - April 3rd, 2018

The Sparrow: Selected Poems of A.F. Moritz Cover Image
By A. F. Moritz, Sue Sinclair (Introduction by)
$29.95
ISBN: 9781487003029
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: House of Anansi Press - April 3rd, 2018