North of Invention: A berthDay Celebration with bill bissett
Introduced by Adeena Karasick
Nov 21, 2019 | 7:00 pm
On the occasion of polymath bill bissett’s 80th birthday, join us in welcoming the poet, painter, musician, and editor to Poets House! bissett will present on his legendary career in Canadian small press publishing, introduced by Adeena Karasick. The evening will conclude with a reading from bissett’s latest collection, breth.
Co-presented with the Consulate General of Canada.
(Photo Credit: Aloysius Wong)
- Nov 21, 2019
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- Readings and Conversations
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