The Creative Writing Studio Speakers Series Presents Ken Babstock
Nov 14, 2012, 1-2:30PM
The 2012 Griffin Poetry Prize Winner Ken Babstock will present a reading from his works and discuss his career as a multi-award winning poet and writer. Babstock’s most recent collection, Methodist Hatchet (Anansi, 2011), won The Griffin Prize for Excellence in Poetry and was shortlisted for The Trillium Book Award. His previous collections of poetry include, Mean, winner of the Atlantic Poetry Prize and the Milton Acorn People's Poet Award, Days into Flatspin, winner of a K.M. Hunter Award and finalist for the Winterset Prize, and Airstream Land Yacht, finalist for the Griffin Prize for Poetry, the Governor General’s Literary Award and The Winterset Prize, and winner of the Trillium Book Award for Poetry.