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  • Summer 2015
    Volume 36, No.2

    2014 Writing Contest Winners
    This issue features the winning entries of the 2014 writing contests, along with a selection of regularly submitted fiction and poetry....
Review of Books

The Great Enigma: New Collected Poems

Reviewer: James Edward Reid

There is such density in Tomas Tranströmer’s poetry, and such a wide range of images and concerns.

  • In Memoriam – Gloe Cormie

    August 5, 2015

    It is fitting that Prairie Fire pay tribute to Gloe Cormie, who died July 14. Read More…

  • The ring has arrived!

    July 30, 2015

    The beautiful replica of Bliss Carman’s ring is now here! Read More…

  • 2015 Writing Contests

    The November 30th deadline is mere months away! Read More…

  • Electric City 2 launches on June 17 at 7pm at MRB

    May 15, 2015

    Electric City 2 features new work by 26 Winnipeg writers, along with a photo-portrait of each by Bob Tinker. The practically electrifying cover photo is by Bryan Scott. Please join us for the launch of this special issue on June 17 at 7pm at McNally Robinson Booksellers. Read More…

  • Get your tickets for Speaking Volumes 2015!

    March 18, 2015

    Get your tickets to Speaking Volumes, Saturday, May 9, to keep our popular practicum program flourishing!

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  • Events with Lillian Allen

    March 12, 2015

    Please join us for one of several events with wonderful poet Lillian Allen!

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  • 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…

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  • Prairie Fire – the fall 2015 issue!

    This issue will feature Gregory Scofield’s Anne Szumigalski Memorial Lecture, delivered in Winnipeg earlier this year, in addition to fiction by Carousel Calvo, Trevor Corkum, Libby King and H.L. Paul; poetry by Steven Artelle, Jacob Lee Bachinger, Laura Cok, Michael Dunwoody, Patrick Friesen and Rebekah Rempel; and a memoir by Bernice Friesen.

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