Maureen Hynes

2019 Program Artist

Maureen Hynes (based in Toronto, ON, Canada) has just launched her fifth book of poetry, Sotto Voce. Previous collections have won the Lampert Poetry Prize from the League of Canadian Poets, and were shortlisted for the Pat Lowther and Raymond Souster awards. She has contributed poems to more than 25 anthologies, including twice Best Canadian Poetry in English. Maureen loves the work of writing to and for Toronto’s rivers.


Poetry Walk with Toronto’s River Poets, Lost Rivers, and Rivers Rising

A poetry walk in conjunction with artist Maria Thereza Alves’s project Phantom Pain at Riverdale Park W. Toronto’s River Poets, together with the initiatives Lost Rivers and Rivers Rising, and knowledge keepers investigate Toronto’s lost rivers, the forgotten network of water that runs beneath our feet. Meeting point: St. Matthews Clubhouse, 450 Broadview Ave. Event […]