Lily Wang to Appear in the Eden Mills Writer's Festival "Hot Nights. Cool Poets." Event

Our very own Lily Wang will read from her forthcoming book of poetry, Saturn Peach, on Friday August 28, 8:00 PM EST as part of the  the Eden Mills Writers' Festival's "Hot Nights. Cool Poets." as part of the festival’s “In Your Own Backyard” Series.

The festival describes the event as "an electrifying showcase of some of the most dynamic voices in Canadian poetry, including Cicely Belle Blain, Sadiqa de Meijer, Mathew Henderson, Julie Joosten, Canisia Lubrin, Randy Lundy, A. F. Moritz, Tyler Pennock, Rasiqra Revulva, Kevin Spenst, John Steffler and Lily Wang. Heartbreak, hope, memory, body, trauma, motherhood, mayhem, love, self, queerness, oppression, resilience, addiction and…cephalopods; this is poetry that will break your heart, lift you up, turn you sideways and challenge you to think beyond your own experience. "

Registration details can be found at and