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Young Buck Poetry Prize 2016 long list

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The wait is over. We are pleased to announce the long list for this year's Young Buck Poetry Prize. We...

CV2 fall 2016 issue launch

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CV2 fall issue launch

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Come out and celebrate the launch of our fall issue! We have brought together an exciting lineup of local poets...

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

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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...