CPF-Cumberland a Huge Success

While not a review, exactly, there are some notes on the first Cascadia Poetry Festival in Cumberland, BC, September 8-10, 2017, here:

Cascadia in Cumberland

One hat was a big hit with the attendees:

Shanye Grec

And Kevin Paul’s humble presence and powerful testimony from Saanish nation was one of the highlights of the whole affair.

Kevin Paul

Once organizers recover, there are plans to do this fest every other year with, perhaps, a smaller event that same weekend in September, featuring more of a communal gathering. If you want to to help organize, or simply attend, contact us.

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Cascadia Poetry Festival in Cumberland, BC

The Cascadia Poetics Lab would like to invite you to their first Cascadia Poetry Festival in Cumberland, BC, on September 8-10, 2017. SCHEDULE HERE.

Purchase a Gold Pass ($20) for ALL EVENTS and reserve your space at the workshop now at: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3054895  (Workshop registration is limited to 20 and is extra.) There is also some lodging space available in the Riding Fool Hostel for the festival. To inquire call Adelia (Nicola) MacWilliam at (250) 891.9163.

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Cascadia Poetics LAB Presents the Cascadia Poetry Fest in Cumberland, BC

The Cascadia Poetry Festival will be staged in Cumberland, BC, September 8-10, 2017, featuring Jan Zwicky of Quadra Island, Stephen Collis of Delta, Paul Nelson of Seattle, Lucia Lisch of Vancouver, Natalie Nickerson of Cumberland and others to be announced.

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Report from Desolation Sound

Splabman reports from Galley Bay, BC, in Desolation Sound, from the off-the-grid Cascadia Poetics LAB get-away cabin. See this post here. There are a few photos from his stay there, but more here:

Raven Island is not really an island

 

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