Poetry in the Park August 10: Fauzia Rafique and Ben Nuttal-Smith

Poetry in the Park
Wednesday August 10
7-9 PM
Queens Park Bandshell
Featured Poets
Fauzia Rafique
Ben Nuttal-Smith
Open Mic
Hosted by Reese McBeth

Fauzia has launched her first novel ‘Skeena’, and her first poetry chapbook ‘Passion Fruit/tahnget Phal’ earlier this year. Chapbook contains poems in English and Punjabi (Gurumukhi and Shahmukhi). Fauzia will present a selection from her upcoming novel ‘Triple’.

Ben Nuttal-Smith is an accomplished writer of prose and poetry. This year, he launched his novel ‘Blood, Feathers and Holy Men’. Ben also offers speech and presentation workshops for writers.

Poetry in the Park is initiated by Candice James, the Poet Laureate of New Westminster, with the support of New Westminster Arts Council. The program will continue during summer.

Contact Candice at saddlestone@shaw.ca


Author: Mayanaam


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