Call for short fiction, poetry, artwork, and photography: The Manson Girls (The Highwire, 2014)

While Hollywood prepares for The Manson Girls this year, a film that stars Canada’s own (Peterborough no less) Estella Warren (Planet of the Apes 2001) and the porn industry’s Ron Jeremy, the dearth of good Manson Girl poetry continues to plague our fair planet. Before it becomes a straight to Netflix film, it was in

Photos from the Launch for Daniel Scott Tysdal’s Dear Adolf at the Ossington in Toronto!

On April 26th, Steel Bananas and friends celebrated the launch of Daniel Scott Tysdal’s Dear Adolf at the Ossington in Toronto. It was an amazing night of readings by Stewart Cole, Jim Johnstone, and Daniel Tysdal, with music by Hemingway (James Harris) until the early morning! Thanks to Val for the photos! To see more

New Addition to the SB Collective: Anna Veprinska

We’re delighted to announce a new addition to Steel Bananas: Anna Veprinska! Anna Veprinska is a poet who is currently pursuing her PhD in English at York University, researching empathy in poetry. Her writing and photography can be found in various Canadian and British publications. She also plays the mandolin in the Toronto Mandolin Orchestra. Anna is taking on

PARTY FOR A CAUSE: HELLRAISER II at the Rio Theatre in East Van

SB’S Karen Correia Da Silva will be performing in East Van tonight as part of HELLRAISER II at the Rio Theatre and Independent Art House: a collective display of the Vancouver art scene’s vitality, and a commitment to keeping independent art venues and theatres in our communities. A Fundraiser for the Rio Theatre and in support