Daphne MarlattA reading Monday by acclaimed poet Daphne Marlatt is free and open to the public.

Reading to feature Vancouver-based writer

West coast poet and novelist Daphne Marlatt will read from her work during a free public appearance in Vanier Hall’s Katzman Lounge on Monday, March 5, at 4 p.m.

Marlatt’s many titles include StevestonThe GivenLiquidities: Vancouver Poems Then and Now, and the novel Ana Historic. UWindsor creative writing professor Susan Holbrook edited the 2017 collection Intertidal, which features poetry from 16 published collections, including Marlatt’s perceptual and Vancouver-centric work of the 1970s, her feminist writing of the 1980s, her later collaborative work, and her explorations of environment.

Monday’s reading is sponsored by the English department with support from the Canada Council for the Arts.