7pm: Bookthug Presents

Knox Presbyterian Church, 120 Lisgar St.
Francois Turcot
Francois Turcot
François Turcot is the author of My Dinosaur (Bookthug), a finalist for the 2014 Prix du Festival de poésie de Montréal. 
Phil Hall
Phil Hall
Winner of the 2011 Governor General’s Award for Poetry, Hall will launch his newest book, Conjugation, at VERSeFest. 2016. 
Shannon Maguire
Shannon Maguire
Shannon Maguire's most recent collection of poetry is Myrmurs: An Exploded Sestina (BookThug, 2015). 

9pm: Capital Slam

Knox Presbyterian Church, 120 Lisgar St.
Cathy Petch
Cathy Petch
Cathy Petch is a playwright, spoken word artist, haiku deathmaster and musical saw player for The Silverhearts. 
Guy Perreault
Guy Perreault
Guy Perreault creates and sets up concerts, comedy shows and variety shows that are presented as far away as Switzerland.  
Kevin Matthews
Kevin Matthews
Kevin Matthews has performed his work for more than ten years throughout Canada.