On Saturday, September 27th, Brenda Clews will be participating in 100,000 Poets for Change. The reading starts at 7pm and will be taking place at the Black Swan Tavern. Along with Brenda Clews, the event will feature Robert Priest, Bruce Meyer, Anna Yin, Jeannine Pitas, Max Layton, Luciano Iacobelli, Nik Beat, Niki Koulouris, Dane Swan, Bänoo Zan and Pat Connors (who’s hosting the event).
Brenda Clews is an African-Canadian poet, painter and video poet. She has had solo art shows, been in a number of group art shows and has had her artwork published in several books and journals. Her poetry has been published in print and on-line journals over the years and Clews has been a featured poet at a number of venues and hosts and organizes monthly Poetry Salons at Urban Gallery in Toronto. LyricalMyrical published her chapbook, ‘the luminist poems’ in 2013 and has a poetry book forthcoming with Guernica Editions.