Harold is the 2014 winner of the Banff Centre Bliss Carman Poetry Award for his poem “A Loving Follow-Through.” We hope to present the Bliss Carman ring to Harold at this year’s Thin Air in September.
Thank you to everyone who entered the 2014 contests. We expect to reveal the results in a few weeks.
Winter 2014Lillian Allen: Black Voice – Context and Subtext
Volume 35, No.4
This issue features the 2014 Anne Szumigalski Memorial Lecture by Lillian Allen. It includes poetry by George Elliott Clarke, rob mclennan and M. Travis Lane; fiction by Nadia Bozak, Janice ...
The Miser of MiddlegateReviewer: Dale Lakevold
Carolyn Gray looks back some 350 years to the French playwright Molière and his play The Miser or L’Avare to find the sub...
Our youngest reader!
February 3, 2015
Baby Rose reads her daddy’s poems in the latest issue of Prairie Fire! Read More…
Poem by Michael Lockett
February 2, 2015
Our sincere apologies for inadvertently leaving off the third section of Michael Lockett’s poem “Oscar Diversifies his Tradecraft” Read More…
2014 contest winners announced!
January 28, 2015
We’ve just received the judges’ selections for all three 2014 contests. Congratulations to all the winners! Read More…
Melissa and Jena with Status Updates cake!
November 18, 2014
Our wonderful practicum students served the cake with expertise and panache. Read More…
Status Updates issue launched!
Thanks to everyone who came out to help us launch Status Updates on November 15. Read More…
Owain Nicholson with Bliss Carman ring
October 2, 2014
On September 26 Owain Nicholson was presented with the Bliss Carman ring at the Poetry Bash of Thin Air 2014. Read More…
Electric City is launched!
June 3, 2014
Thank you to all the readers who made the launch truly electrifying! Read More…
Kate does a fabulous job of reading Rob Singh’s poem!
Here’s Kate Grisim, with Janine, enjoying a well-deserved piece of cake. Read More…