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The World Poetry Empowered Poet Award goes to Wanda John-Kehewin and the launch of her new book at UBC!

By worldpoetry on February 15, 2013 - 10:50pm

World Poetry Presents Wanda John-Kehewin, First Nations, Canada.

Posted on February 5, 2013 by Ariadne

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We are so proud to announce The World Poetry Empowered Poet Award to Wanda John-Kehewin and celebrate the launch of her new book “In The Dog House” on April 2o , 1:30 pm at the The World Poetry Canada International Peace Festival in 2013 at the magnificent Irving K. Barber Learning Centre at the University of British Columbia! Come out to support this inspiring poet! She will also be on the World Poetry February 6th 9-10 pm on CFRO 100.5 fm I will post the link after the show.

BIO of Wanda John-Kehewin

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By Maria Mak - Sut... on February 14, 2013 - 12:27am

   

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By Maria Mak - Sut... on February 7, 2013 - 10:11pm

"Same old, same old...

be my high ...

may as well be my shine...

may all be blessed with

tons of happiness in my merry go round...

no more sadness,

may as well no more darkness,

same old wishes , same old me,

same old, same old!!"

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By Maria Mak - Sut... on February 7, 2013 - 10:00pm

 

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By Maria Mak - Sut... on February 6, 2013 - 11:02pm

Happy Chinese New Year! Wishing all my clients and friends good health and good fortune in 2013.

 

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By Maria Mak - Sut... on February 2, 2013 - 12:17am

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By Maria Mak - Sut... on February 2, 2013 - 12:07am

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World Poetry Canada International Peace Festival 2013!

By worldpoetry on December 10, 2012 - 11:40pm

We are excited to announce the Third World Poetry Canada International Peace Festival in 2013 at the magnificent Irving K. Barber Learning Centre at the University of British Columbia!

The Festival is hosted on the historic University of British Columbia. To learn more about this campus, visit their virtual campus tour.

The events will take place in the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre complex. To learn more about the venue, be sure to visit their website. Click here to print a map of the campus

UBC is located in Vancouver, British Columbia – one of the most desirable cities in the world. Whether your interest are in nature, history, art or just fine dining – Vancouver has plenty to offer for you. For more information visit the Tourism Vancouver website

Our Theme for this Festival: Inspire Peace!

The Festival will feature:
1.International guests, local poetry groups, community partners, dancers, musicians, filmmakers and multimedia.
2.Display tables, Poetic Necklace display at Ike’s Art Gallery April 4-30th.
3.Extra event: World Poetry Youth Peace Poetathon World Wide.
4.The World Poetry Canada International Month, April 4-30th with our partner the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre.
5.World Poetry National Poetry Month Peace Display plus the large display cases in the library, April 4-30th
6.Gift poems!

Main events subject to change:

World Poetry Canada International Peace Festival 2013!

By worldpoetry on December 10, 2012 - 11:40pm

We are excited to announce the Third World Poetry Canada International Peace Festival in 2013 at the magnificent Irving K. Barber Learning Centre at the University of British Columbia!

The Festival is hosted on the historic University of British Columbia. To learn more about this campus, visit their virtual campus tour.

The events will take place in the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre complex. To learn more about the venue, be sure to visit their website. Click here to print a map of the campus

UBC is located in Vancouver, British Columbia – one of the most desirable cities in the world. Whether your interest are in nature, history, art or just fine dining – Vancouver has plenty to offer for you. For more information visit the Tourism Vancouver website

Our Theme for this Festival: Inspire Peace!

The Festival will feature:
1.International guests, local poetry groups, community partners, dancers, musicians, filmmakers and multimedia.
2.Display tables, Poetic Necklace display at Ike’s Art Gallery April 4-30th.
3.Extra event: World Poetry Youth Peace Poetathon World Wide.
4.The World Poetry Canada International Month, April 4-30th with our partner the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre.
5.World Poetry National Poetry Month Peace Display plus the large display cases in the library, April 4-30th
6.Gift poems!

Main events subject to change:

World Poetry News: at UBC!

By worldpoetry on December 3, 2012 - 10:24pm

World Poetry News: We had our second World Poetry meeting at UBC, Saturday, November 24, World Poetry Youth Team Celebration,1-3pm, Lillooet room ,301, Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, University of British Columbia, 1961 East Mall Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1, www.ikebarberlearningcentre.ubc.ca/
World Poetry Youth Team Hosts: Yilin Wang, World Poetry Youth Team Leader and Anita Aguirre Nieveras, MA, Educator and professor, author of several books.

Jim Wong-Chu is a poet and editor. A nationally recognized and founding member of the Asian Canadian Writers’ Workshop, he is the writer of a number of published works of poetry, including Chinatown Ghosts (Arsenal) He had two meetings with us and gave us lots of helpful suggestions as well as doing an exceptional reading from his book.

Features: Israel Mota, poet, actor and musician, Spanish host of the World Poetry Cafe Radio Show.

Jacqueline Maire, World Poetry Life Time Achievement Award Winner, 2012 and author of Your Last Brainwaves, published by World Poetry Publishing.

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