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Monday, July 30, 2007

Festival Report

The Festival of Words in Moose Jaw, July 19th through 22nd, was a remarkable event and Hagios Press wishes to congratulate the Festival board, the many volunteers and of course a big bouquet goes to Gary Hyland, the Artistic Director of this years Festival. Of course Gary is also a Hagios Press author and while he wasn't featured a this years festival copies of his new book Hands Reaching in Water were made available by bookseller The Oak & Rose. [...]

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Wednesday, September 5, 2007

Trussler Featured at Post Graduate Conference

Hagios Press author Michael Trussler will be a featured reader at "Literary Eclectic 3" a joint conference of the English graduate students from the University of Regina and the University of Saskatchewan. The event is hosted by the University of Regina on September 28th and 29th. Michael Trussler will be reading from his new collection Accidental Animals (Hagios Press) at Luther College at 8 p.m. on Frid [...]

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Monday, September 10, 2007

Fall Events

Hagios Press is pleased to join forces with Wolsak & Wynn Publishers in presenting two exciting book launches this fall. Hagios Press will launch Two of its three Fall titles: Accidental Animals by award winning Regina fiction writer and poet Michael Trussler and Erratic a second collection of poetry from British Columbia poet Donna Kane. In addition the readings will feature Turning Mountain the Wolsak & Wynn book by well-known Regina poet and Hagios Press co-publis [...]

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Saturday, October 13, 2007

Gary Hyland Honoured by Sask Writers Guild

On October 12th the Saskatchewan Writers Guild (SWG) paid tribute to Gary Hyland (Hagios author; Hands Reaching in Water) for his many achievements by renaming its volunteer leadership award after him. A luncheon hosted by SWG president Robert Calder at the SWG's fall AGM and conference announced the renaming and presented the first Hyland Award to Ken Mitchell, a long time SWG volunteer and Regina author. [...]

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Friday, October 19, 2007

Trussler Up for Book of the Year ...Again

Hagios Press is pleased to announce that Michael Trussler, author of Accidental Animals (poetry, Hagios Press) is a finalist in the Book of the Year category of the 2007 Saskatchewan Book Awards. The short-lists for the awards were announced October 18th at press conferences in Regina and Saskatoon. [...]

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Monday, October 22, 2007

Hagios Press Authors to Read at Shortlist Brunch

We are pleased to invite you to the Saskatchewan Book Awards Regina Shortlist Brunch to hear Hagios author's Michael Trussler (Accidental Animals) and Joanne Weber (The Pear Orchard) read from their recently nominated books. Wilfred Burton and Pat Krause will also read. The event takes place at the Radisson Plaza Hotel Saskatchewan Saturday, November 3, 2007 at 12 p.m. Tickets are $25 and are available at tickets@bookawards.sk.ca. [...]

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Tuesday, October 23, 2007

Authors @ Lunch

Hagios Press and Wascana Review (of Contemporary Poetry and Fiction) are pleased to announce the launch of Authors @ Lunch a lunchtime reading series featuring some of Saskatchewan's and Canada's best writers. The first event in the Authors @ Lunch reading series takes place Wenesday, November 7th at 1 p.m. at Campion College (student commons) and features two of Saskatchewan's most eminent poets Robert Currie (Running In Darkness, Coteau Books, 2006) and Gary Hyland (Ha [...]

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Wednesday, November 7, 2007

New Website Proclaims Hyland as The Poet's Poet

Gary Hyland has been writing and publishing in Saskatchewan since the 60's. With his poetry and his generosity, he has touched and changed (for the better) many other poets. So it isn't surprising that a group of poets got together to say publicly what we all know in our hearts, Gary Hyland is a remarkable poet and it's about time he was given more recognition for his work. Many poets think of Gary Hyland as "The Poet's Poet" and to this end The Poets' Poet Award Gr [...]

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Wednesday, November 14, 2007

O Hagios Night!

Each year Hagios Press celebrates its year of publishing with an event we call O Hagios Night. This year Hagios Press published Gary Hyland's Poetry collection Hands Reaching in Water. It is with great pride that we play host at this event to the presentation of The Poets' Poet Award to Gary Hyland at this event. The presentation will feature congratulations fromt he writing community and the presentation of The Poets' Poet Award by Robert Currie, [...]

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