The versos that appear in Brick 90 were excerpted from the original eleven Versos that comprised the Writers’ Trust of Canada’s Annual Margaret Laurence Lecture delivered by Dionne Brand on May 25, 2012, at the Vancouver Public Library. This Brick . . .
In the inaugural Brick podcast, Teju Cole reads his review of Alice Oswald’s Memorial. The review appears in Brick 90, on newsstands now. The conversation between Naomi Jaffa and Alice Oswald that appears in Brick 90 was first published . . .
I came out of my writing room only wanting what I was thinking of as a small break from the tedium of composing, endlessly composing, but actually just sort of sitting there, sitting in there, I mean, though earnestly sitting, . . .
From the archive
In this grasping, materialistic day and age, I’ve been thinking about what it means to hold on to things, and what it means to lose them. I’ve been thinking about all these boxes of printed matter I have on the . . .