UPDATE – Lisa has had to postpone due to family events.
Lisa Pasold is originally from Montreal. Her most recent book, Any Bright Horse, was shortlisted for the 2012 Governor General’s Literary Award. Her first book of poetry, Weave (2004) was called “a masterpiece” by Geist Magazine; her second book of poetry, A Bad Year for Journalists (2006) was nominated for an Alberta Book Award and turned into a theatre piece the following year, premiering in Toronto. Her work has appeared in reviews such as Fence, Exile, and New American Writing.