Jacob Scheier is a poet and journalist from Toronto. His debut collection, More To Keep Us Warm, won the 2008 Governor General’s Award for English-language poetry. Scheier’s poems have been published in literary journals and magazines across North America, including Descant, Geist and Rattle, and have been heard on CBC Radio. He presents his latest collection, Letter from Brooklyn, in which he explores themes of love, loss, history, identity, protest and popular culture. He moves from the inner worlds of grief and love to form a poetic dialect between the familial and the historical.
Events Jacob Scheier was involved in
Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 7:30 PM
David Adams Richards, Emma Donoghue, Thomas King and Jacob Scheier read from their latest works.
Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 2:00 PM
A group of celebrated poets read from their latest works.
Friday, October 24, 2014 - 9:00 PM
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