"Maybe it's because poetry has taken me to profound places
TPS Honourary Patron 2001
|Tower Poetry Society 50th Anniversary celebrations began with a public lecture by Poet John B. Lee on the theme of ROOTS at the Carnegie Gallery in Dundas.|
Honourary Patron Shelagh Rogers
at the Society's 50th Anniversary Dinner
Friday, June 8, 2001 was an evening of fabulous food and friendship
Radio host and TPS Honourary Patron Shelagh Rogers addresses an
was not all looking back.
Dr. John Ferns, professor of English at McMaster University delivered an address about the next century of poetry.
McCallion is awarded an Honourary Life Membership by TPS President Peter
a rare sight: a table of
Tower Poetry, 50th Anniversary Edition
Imagineó fifty years of publishing! Now, that's something to celebrate!
And so it was with the June gala at the Art Gallery of Hamilton.
signings were the order of the evening at the Tower Poetry 50th
Anniversary book launch.
Sanders Garner reads selections from her contributions to
of people all talking poetry at the Art Gallery of Hamilton.
master of ceremonies
Jeff Seffinga leads off readings by the TPS-spinoff poetry performance group Radish.
working, Trudi Down graces the beautifully arranged book table at the
50th Anniversary Issue launch of Tower Poetry.