Wednesday, 6.00 pm
July 8, 2015
In the Backyard
Behind the Different Booklist Bookshop
746 Bathurst St, Toronto
(Enter via Honest Ed’s Parking Lot)
Krisantha Sri Bhaggiyadatta wonders if you scratch poetry, where you find the economics.
He has read poetry (wherever he can get away with it) more recently in Toronto and San Francisco, but also in Colombo, Peradeniya, Beijing, Port of Spain, New York, London, etc.He was a weekly broadcaster of Bourgeois Blues, Bourgeois News on Toronto’s CKLN (now banned) radio. His books of poetry include: Transfixed in Twilight (2015), Cheqpoint in Heaven (2005), Aay Wha’ Kinda Indian Arr U? (1997, 2015), The 52nd State of Amnesia (1992), The Only Minority is the Bourgeoisie (1985), and Domestic Bliss (1981). He is now compiling: A Very Personal English History of the World.