Healing Wounds with Words: Dominic Hoey & Tyler Pennock
September 23 at 8:30pm
Join New Zealand poet Dominic Hoey and Canadian poet Tyler Pennock for intimate readings and frank discussions revealing honest explorations of trauma from colonial violence and illness. Pennock is a Two-Spirit adoptee from a Cree and Metis family in Alberta whose debut poetry collection Bones examines personal and systemic trauma in the Indigenous community. Hoey is a poet, author and playwright based in Auckland, New Zealand whose poetry collection I Thought We’d be Famous discusses trauma related to health and illness.
Date & Time: September 23 at 8:30pm ET
Where: Brigantine Room in Harbourfront Centre
Duration: 60 minutes
Ticket prices: $17 – Regular; $12 – Youth; or Get a TIFA Pass
*This event will be followed by a book signing