An early afternoon of poetry
Krisantha Sri Bhaggiyadatta
11.30 a.m. – 2.30 p.m.
Sunday, April 28, 2013
805 St. Clair Ave W
(btw. Christie & Oakwood, near Arlington)
Playing on links between
Art and History
Sri Lanka and Canada
Africa and Asia.
Krisantha will present
from his latest work
‘Transfixion in Twilight’.
His books of poetry include:
‘Cheqpoint in Heaven’ (2005)
‘Aay Wha’ Kinda Indian Arr U? (1997)
‘The 52nd State of Amnesia (1992)
‘The Only Minority is the Bourgeoisie’ (1985), and
‘Domestic Bliss’ (1981).
At this time, he is compiling
‘A Very Personal English History of the World’
Earlier, Krisantha presented his work at Alice Yard in Port of Spain, Trinidad. He has also read in Colombo, Beijing, New York, San Francisco, London, and Toronto. (Never in Vancouver?)
View Krisantha’s poem at Uddari
‘English Wars’ by Krisantha Sri Bhaggiyadatta