The Edmonton Poetry Festival celebrates the poetic art form from leading local, national and international poets! Poetry is a source of energy, entertainment and joy shared by all societies. The Edmonton Poetry Festival celebrates poetry in all its forms. It doesn’t matter what age you are, what culture you come from, or whether you fall for slam poetry or jump at reading the classics!
So who will you see? One of Canada’s most celebrated and innovative poets, Jan Zwicky, Governor General's Award for Poetry nominees Lorna Crozier and Benjamin Hertwig, and many more!