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Danish poet Ursula Olsen performs at VERSeFest 2019

Title
Danish poet Ursula Olsen performs at VERSeFest 2019
Category
Culture
Location
Knox Presbyterian Church, 120 Lisgar St. Ottawa, ON
Start Date
29.03.2019
End date
29.03.2019
Start Time
19:00
Country
Canada

At 7:00 p.m. on Friday, March 29, the critically acclaimed Danish poet Ursula Andkjær Olsen will guest the main stage at the Writersfest showcase during Ottawa's poetry festival VERSefest. She will be reading aloud from her poetry collection 'Third-Millennium Heart', which was published in the US in 2017 as her first work translated to English. Ursula Andkjær Olsen is a member of the Danish Academy for authors and has won numerous prizes and grants for her literature. You can purchase tickets for the event here.

VERSeFest is Ottawa's annual International Festival of Poetry and it features English and French poetry of all traditions, styles and forms. Since 2011, VERSeFest has been showcasing the best local, Canadian and international poets performing both in spoken and written word genres. You can learn about VERSeFest here.