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Folk Myths of Kitchener – Reception Dec 11, 2015

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Folk Myths of Kitchener:
Videopoems, posters and photos by Janice Lee.

Kitchener Artist in Residence Janice Lee presents contemporary folk tales discovered in our city. Read the poems inspired by local residents’ stories of the Iron Horse Trail, the market, the libraries and downtown. See photos of residents turned spoken word actors for the Folk Myths of Kitchener videopoems. Free copies of the poetry posters will be available. The videopoems go onlineĀ in December – stay tuned!

The exhibit will be up in the Rotunda Gallery for all of December 2015. The reception will be on Fri Dec 11th 5-7pm during which the videpoems will be shown.

Artwork for the poetry posters were illustrated by:
Eric Chengyang – Go Into the Stacks (Library), To Market (Kitchener Market)
Lydia Mainville – Trail Buddy (Iron Horse Trail)
Wendy Ramero – Chasing Ghosts, Chasing Dreams (Downtown)