Roxanna Bennett Reading at HA&L 11th Anniversary Party

Our very own Roxanna Bennett will be reading at Hamilton Arts & Letters' 11th Anniversary on Friday November 1, 7:00 PM, at the Art Gallery of Hamilton.

The event celebrates HA&L issue 12.1 Re:Creation Stories, an Indigenous led issue with Guest Editor Johannah Bird, and HA&L issue 12.2 Imaginary Safe House
Dis/Ability Poetics Issue, with Guest Editors Shane Neilson, Roxanna Bennett, & Ally Fleming.

The evening will be hosted by the Art Gallery of Hamilton’s Ryan Ferguson, and feature an original composition by Dusty Micale, performed by the Mohawk College music ensemble ArtPop, commissioned by HAL and the AbleHamilton Poetry Collective.

Participants will include Guest Editor Johannah Bird, Odadrihonyanisoh (Sara General), Kaitlin Debicki, John Isaiah Edward Hill, Alyssa M. General,and Guest Editor, Shane Neilson (of Gordon Hill Press – Yay!) .

There will also be reading by poets Roxanna Bennett (of Gordon Hill Press – Yay!) and Leo Dragtoe.

The venue is accessible, and an ASL Interpreter will be present.

Admission us free. Register at