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Young Buck Judge Announced

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George Murray is the author of six books of poetry, including Diversion (ECW, 2015), Whiteout (2012), The Rush to Here...

Congratulations to the 2015 Young Buck Winners

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 DOYALI ISLAM, grand prize winner. Doyali Islam’s poems have been published in Kenyon Review Online, Grain, and Arc, among other...

Out of Line issue launch

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CV2 celebrated our 40th anniversary with an issue launch at McNally Robinson Thursday, Nov 12, 2015. Photos by Janine Tschuncky. Katherena Vermette,...

Third Annual Undead Poets Society Social

By Contemporary Verse 2
The 2015 Undead Poets Society Social will be hosted on October 24th at Fools & Horses (379 Broadway). The evening...

Out of Line: Celebrating 40 Years

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The Fall 2015 issue of CV2 is a collaborative project with The Winnipeg Review celebrating 40 years of poetry and critical writing in...

Young Buck Poetry Prize deadline extended

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Full contest information

“A Putting Down of Roots” joint exhibit with Gallery 1C03

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Gallery hours are Monday to Friday, noon to 4pm and Saturdays 1 to 4pm. Admission is free and all are...

CV2 at the Winnipeg Fringe Festival

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The event ran from July 22 - July 23 and featured calligraphy workshops by Craig Love and spoken word performances...

Poetry Lives Here youth supplement now available

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Digital and print versions are now available to purchase through our website. Order Poetry Lives Here. Note that current print...