Poetry Month Celebration features two poets with progressive political vision and strong poetic voice.
Jeannine M. Pitas is a poet and literary translator based in Toronto. She is the author of Our Lady of the Snow Angels, a poetry chapbook published by Lyricalmyrical Press in 2012, and the translator of The History of Violets, a book of poems by acclaimed Uruguayan poet Marosa di Giorgio.
Whitney French is a writer, educator and literacy advocate. Whitney’s first collection of poetry, 3 Cities, was self-published and released in April 2012. The book explores her experiences living in three Canadian cities, Bradford, Toronto and Montreal.
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