Rhea Tregebov events

Sunshine Coast Festival of the Written Arts

Rhea Tregebov will be reading from her new novel Rue des Rosiers at the Sunshine Coast Festival of the Written Arts, August 15 to 18, 2019. Exact date and time TBA.   Rhea Tregebov

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Rhea Tregebov reading new poems February 26, 2019 Western Sky Books

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Musings: Poems from Writers on Retreat

Very pleased to receive my contributor’s copies of this lovely anthology, which includes my poem, “La Bastide Esparbairenque” (perhaps the most difficult to spell title I’ve had yet…). Musings: Poems from Writers on Retreat. La Muse is a wonderful writers’ retreat in Languedoc, France. Highly recommended.    

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“A Toast” from All Souls’ featured on Poetry Pause

So pleased to see this poem from my 2012 collection on the League of Poets poem-a-day site:   A Toast by Rhea Tregebov  

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Koreh: Writers in the Sanctuary Reading

NOVEMBER 17, 2018 19:30 – 21:30 Or Shalom Synagogue 710 E. 10th Ave, Vancouver, British Columbia V5T 2A7 Welcome to KOREH/קרא, a new series of literary events featuring Or Shalom writers and friends reading in the Or Shalom sanctuary. In exploring the connection between artistic expression and identity, our intention is to honour the writing

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Al Purdy Poetry Night

April 19, 2018 | 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM $5 – $10 You’re invited to a celebration of the centenary of Al Purdy’s birth. Please join our readers George Bowering, Rhea Tregebov, Rob Taylor, Jane Munro, Raoul Fernandes, Kayla Czaga, Danny Peart, Joanne Arnott, and Kate Braid as they share Al Purdy’s poetry as well as their own. Hosted by Jean Baird.

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Alden Nowlan: A Vancouver Celebration

October 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Book Warehouse Books In 2017, Goose Lane Editions/icehouse poetry published the long-awaited Collected Poems of Alden Nowlan, the first-ever gathering between two covers of the complete chapbooks & full-length collections by one of Canada’s most beloved poets. Nowlan (1933-1983), says singer-songwriter Al Tuck, “reminds us our English

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Rhea Tregebov reading on “Wax Poetic” Coop Radio November 28, 2018

Rhea Tregebov reading new poems and from All Souls’ with hosts R.C.  Weslowski and Lucia Misch.

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Quill & Quire Review of All Souls’ by George Fetherling

Rhea Tregebov opens her seventh poetry collection by telling us about a visitation she had that unexpectedly put an end to a period of literary silence: “You thought all the poems had grown up / and left home. / You didn’t expect to find one / putting its little hand on your face.” This is

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The Knife Sharpener’s Bell Globe & Mail Top 100 book for 2010

Globe Books Special Jim Bartley’s top 5 THE KNIFE SHARPENER’S BELL By Rhea Tregebov (Coteau) The imminence of disaster – sensing it will come, not knowing how – infuses this tale of a Winnipeg family resettling in ancestral Ukraine. From callow childhood to belated understanding, snapshot scenes slowly coalesce into the arc of decades. Tregebov’s

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2010 J. I. Segal Awards presented November 10 Montreal

The 41st J.I. Segal Awards Gala of the Jewish Public Library honoured the winners in eight categories on Jewish themes. These prestigious awards, presented every two years, are designed to encourage and reward creative works on Jewish themes and to perpetuate the memory of the great Canadian Yiddish poet J.I. Segal. The prizes were awarded at

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Knife Sharpener’s Bell Wins Segal Award

The Knife Sharpener’s Bell has been selected the winner of the prestigious J.I. Segal 2010 Awards in the the category of Prize in English Fiction and Poetry on a Jewish Theme. The prize is to be awarded at a public ceremony on Wednesday, November 10, 2010 in Montreal. The awards, presented every two years, are designed

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YouTube video Rhea Tregebov reading at La Muse

A glimpse of the amazing La Muse Writers’ Retreat. Rhea reading new poems, some written there. Two links: one (5 1/2 minutes) and the second one  (less than a minute). The baby cooing is John and Kerry’s daughter Gloria, one of  the muses of La Muse. Part 1 Part 2

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