The features at this month's Plasticine will be noted local talents Carla Hartsfield, Jennifer Lovegrove, Sue Reynolds and Jeff Cottrill in this hip-to-jive night of wild poetic styling, hosted by the ever-ebullient Cathy Petch.
Carla Hartsfield has authored three poetry collections, the most current titled Your Last Day on Earth from Brick Books in 2003. She is currently working on a fourth manuscript with the working title of Blackout Journal.
Jennifer LoveGrove has been published in many journals and magazines, and she is currently an editor at Hive Magazine. Her first book, The Dagger Between Her Teeth, was published in 2002. She runs wayward armadillo press.
Susan Lynn Reynolds is a freelance writer and has been teaching writing groups for over twelve years. She is a three-time winner of the Timothy Findley Creative Writing Award. Her novel Strandia won the Canadian Library Association’s award for YA Novel of the Year.
Jeff Cottrill is a fiction writer, spoken-word artist and occasional film critic who has read and performed his work throughout southern Ontario, parts of the U.S. and England. He is also the Literary Editor of Burning Effigy Press.
Tuesday, April 22, 8:00 p.m.
The Central, 603 Markham Street (next to Honest Ed's, a block west of Bathurst), Toronto
No cover (but the fries are good)