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PQ Weekly Roundup: 24 Mar 2017

Every Friday, the PQ Weekly Roundup collects the most shared links in our social media network—bookish articles, reviews, quizzes, recommendations and more—in convenient digest form.   World Poetry Day was celebrated on March 21. In honour of the occasion, we … Continue reading

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World Poetry Day: In Praise of Poetry

Poetry just doesn’t get enough love nowadays. With a few exceptions, the form is generally relegated to the university classroom or else delivered in bite-sized, hipster-friendly chunks on Instagram. And if that’s how you get your poetry, well, at least … Continue reading

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PQ Weekly Roundup: 10 Mar 2017

Every Friday, the PQ Weekly Roundup collects the most shared links in our social media network—bookish articles, reviews, quizzes, recommendations and more—in convenient digest form.   In honour of International Women’s Day, we featured some top-notch Canadian poets who happen … Continue reading

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Literary Love from the Porcupine’s Quill: The Essential Jay Macpherson

They say poetry is the food of love, and if that is the case, boy do we have a feast for you! Just in time for Valentine’s Day, we’re proud to announce that the latest volume in our Essential Poets … Continue reading

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On The Exile’s Papers: A Post in Three Parts

Part 1: The Book I have a love-hate relationship with poetry. I am most certainly not alone in this—in fact, any number of English undergrads will cheerfully cop to a hate-hate relationship. But even those who profess to love poetry … Continue reading

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PQ Weekly Roundup: 03 Jun 2016

Every Friday, the PQ Weekly Roundup collects the most shared links in our social media network—bookish articles, reviews, quizzes, recommendations and more—in convenient digest form.   The Griffin Prize is sort of the grand-daddy of Canadian poetry prizes. Check out … Continue reading

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