Reading at the Western Front in Vancouver for PiD + Jordan Abel’s The Place of Scraps

Belated photos from our fun night at the Western Front — one of Canada’s oldest artist-run centres — celebrating the launch of the Sound issue of Poetry is Dead, guest edited by Jordan Abel, who coincidentally also celebrated the release of his first book of poetry — The Place of Scraps – out now with the west-coast legend, Talonbooks. SB’s Director Karen Correia

Publications #5-10 + SB’s 5th Birthday

We just released the catalogue for SB Collective Publications #5-10. Make sure to read our introductory letter about our change in direction! This season we’re publishing two full colour collections of poetry and art by Anna Veprinska and Adam Abbas, a Vancouver-inspired artist book by Curran Folkers, short fiction by Dave Hurlow, an artist book

Congratulations to Lydia Perović on the publication of Incidental Music

Congratulations to Lydia Perović on the publication of Incidental Music! A chapter of Incidental Music appeared in Steel Bananas Quarterly last year in our translation issue, prior to being picked up by feminist press Inanna Publications. The launch will be hosted by TINARS at the Gladstone Hotel in Toronto on November 27th, 2012. The evening will feature performances

Fredericopolis: An East Coast Reading

Join Steel Bananas and friends for a reading at the Cedar Tree Cafe in Fredericton, NB, hosted by SB’s Associate Creative Director Curran Folkers. Readers for the evening include Sarah Bernstein, Matthew Cornfield, Michael Jessome, and Claire Kelly. Come for the words, stay for the coffee. RSVP on our FB event page by clicking here.