Check out our lineup of 2020 podcasts by this year’s fabulous authors. The podcasts feature Poetry, Prose, and even a Forest Poet-Tree Walk (with bonus webcast!) You can listen to them using the embedded podcast player on each page, or find them all on the Victoria Festival of Authors SoundCloud page.
- Poetry PodcastFeaturing Leanne Dunic, Evelyn Lau, Jane Munro, Yusuf Saadi. This podcast brings together three exhilarating collections of poetry. Evelyn Lau’s Pineapple Express is rooted in the mind and its disorders and probes the landscape of mid-life in all its manifestations. The poems explore moods, medications and side effects, capturing the flatness of depression while still […]
- Prose PodcastFeaturing Kathryn Calder, Zsuzsi Gartner, Catherine Hernandez, Amanda Leduc, Jack Wang. This podcast features four captivating new works in prose. With ruthless wit and dizzying energy, Zsuzsi Gartner’s The Beguiling explores blessings and curses, sainthood and sin, mortality and guilt in all its guises. Catherine Hernandez’s Crosshairs, which Booklist describes as “raw yet beautiful, disturbing […]
- Forest Poet-Tree Walk Podcast and WebcastFeaturing Jenna Butler, Yvonne Blomer, Beth Kope, Joanna Lilley, Annick MacAskill, Arleen Paré. Return to the third annual Forest Poet-Tree Walk, virtually. Four poets will share poems that speak to their own unique geographic diversity: from BC (Arleen Paré), Yukon (Joanna Lilley), Alberta (Jenna Butler), and Nova Scotia (Annick MacAskill). Listen to their poetic insight […]