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Author Tim Lilburn (BA'73)
Award-winning author Tim Lilburn (BA'73) will be the instructor at the Sage Hill Spring Poetry Colloquium, a facilitated retreat for writers. The workshop will take place May 15-28 at the Living Skies Retreat and Conference Centre near Regina, Sask. Registration must be completed by March 17.
Lilburn has published ten books of poetry, including To the River (1999), Kill-site (2003), Assiniboia (2012) and The Names (2016). His work has received the Governor General’s Award, the Saskatchewan Book of the Year Award and the Canadian Authors Association Award among other prizes. Lilburn has produced two books of essays, both concerned with poetics, eros and politics, Living in the World as if It Were Home (1999) and Going Home (2008). A third collection, completing the trilogy, The Larger Conversation: Contemplation and Place, will be published by the University of Alberta Press in 2017. He teaches at the University of Victoria.
Alumni of Influence Dean's Gala
Posted on 2018-01-08
Join us for the College of Arts and Science's premier alumni event
Threading the past into the present
Posted on 2018-01-05
When Catherine Blackburn (BFA’07) enrolled in the Studio Art Program, she set out to find her way as an artist and as an individual
Canadian Geographic: Connecting to 6,000 years of history at Wanuskewin Heritage Park
Posted on 2017-12-21
The cultural site near Saskatoon is working to connect non-Indigenous and Indigenous people to 6,000 years of the region’s First Nations heritage
The New Yorker: The Serial-Killer Detector
Posted on 2017-12-19
Renowned geographic profiler Kim Rossmo (BA'78 and Alumnus of Influence) is interviewed in The New Yorker.
An interview with Arts & Science Book Club author Thomas King
Posted on 2017-12-18
Thomas King's celebrated non-fiction classic The Inconvenient Indian is the 2018 Arts & Science Book Club selection.
University of Saskatchewan Jazz Ensemble: Big Band Concert
Posted on 2017-12-18
Jazz standards and contemporary jazz, including student arrangements.