Tuesday, April 24

Jen Currin +
Jennifer Pederson

Jen Currin

Jen Currin's The Inquisition Yours, won the Audre Lorde Award for Lesbian Poetry
Jen Currin has published four books of poetry, including The Inquisition Yours, which won the Audre Lorde Award for Lesbian Poetry in 2011; and School (2014), which was a finalist for three awards. Hider/Seeker (stories) is forthcoming from Anvil Press in the spring of 2018. She lives on the unceded territories of the Qayqayt Nation (New Westminster, BC), and teaches creative writing and English on the unceded territories of Kwantlen First Nation at Kwantlen Polytechnic University (Surrey, BC).
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Jennifer Pederson

Powerful stage presence, passionate poetry
Jennifer Pederson is an Ottawa poet, grandmother, musician, and teacher. Her work has appeared in In/Words Magazine, at Bywords.ca, and at NewPoetry.ca among other places. She directs the Sawdust Reading Series and has a solo album forthcoming this summer.
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