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Coach House Fall Poetry

  • 180 Shaw Street Toronto, ON, M6J 2W5 Canada (map)

Come on down for a the Coach House fall 2019 poetry reading at Knife Fork Book in their new swanky space at Artscape Youngplace on Shaw!

National Gallery by Jonathan Ball: A poetic collage of art in the modern world: from Rilkean elegies for an iPhone to a meditation on Melville's classic.

This is the Emergency Present by Vincent Pagé: Poems about modern romance by a modern romantic moving through a human landscape that exists both in the past and present.

Vulgar Mechanics by K.B Thors: Grappling with queerness and trauma from Alberta to Brooklyn, powering through body, sex, and gender to hit free open roadsIn Vulgar Mechanics, Thors seeks to invent new strategies for survival through the two most basic tools available to the speaker: language and the body.

Unsun by Andrew Zawacki: Poetry that aspires 'to conjugate in a future imperfect,' but a future nonetheless. In his fifth poetry volume, American poet Andrew Zawacki expands his inquiry into the possibilities and dangers of a 'global pastoral,' exploring geographies alternately enhanced and flattened out by digital networks.