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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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Poetry Preview: Dysphoria by Shane Neilson

I suppose it goes with out saying that different people have different tastes in poetry, different reasons for seeking it out, different ways of reading and enjoying it. For myself, I have a penchant for poetry that challenges me both … Continue reading

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News for March

March is a roller coaster of a month. It’s full of ups and downs and loop-the-loops—meteorological and otherwise. It’s fast-paced, fun and sadly, often over in the blink of an eye. Its attraction lies in adrenaline-fuelled, life-affirming sensory-overload, and in … Continue reading

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PQ Weekly Roundup: 03 Feb 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. Don’t you just love the idea of having bookshelves filled with free books available on … Continue reading

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PQ Weekly Roundup: 13 Jan 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.   “[T]he business of publishing is not about being nice, it’s about seeming nice.” A … Continue reading

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