YYC POP: Poetry by the Students of Calgary

June 7, 2020

August 16, 2020


Calgary Spoken Word Society, Calgary


Events Description

Former Calgary Poet Laureate, Sheri-D Wilson is excited to announce the expansion of her legacy project, YYC POP: Portraits of People! YYC POP is a multi-aspect project: a published Book, Online Exhibit and Poetry in Transit. Sheri-D Wilson is excited at this time to announce a new aspect of this project, Poetry by the Students of Calgary!

We are inviting the students of Calgary to submit poems of a portrait of someone they know. Students of all ages are welcome to write a portrait in the form of a poem, prose poem, or snapshot about a Calgarian.

This is a wonderful opportunity for students to showcase their talents with an added potential to have their writing published alongside professional writers.


Who is it for?

All ages


Tickets : Free

How to get tickets?

Buy online



August 16, 12:00 a.m.
August 16, 11:59 p.m.

Submissions deadline: August 16, 2020.
Submissions can be made through www.sheridwilson.com.

Venue & Address

Calgary Spoken Word Society, Calgary Spoken Word Society, Calgary, Alberta

Wheelchair accessible

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