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6 PIECES ON POETRY WITH NISHA PATEL

July 2019

Nisha answers 6 questions about poetry with the League of Canadian Poets.

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Q&A WITH NISHA PATEL, 2019-2021 EDMONTON POET LAUREATE

July 2019

Nisha Patel, well-known Edmonton Poet and U of A Alumnus was recently named the Edmonton Poet Laureate

CBC: NEW, YOUNG FACE OF POETRY BECOMES EDMONTON POET LAUREATE

June 2019

Nisha speaks to her plans as the new Poet Laureate at the announcement with Mayor Don Iveson, as well as an interview from her mother.

TRANSFORMING EDMONTON: NISHA PATEL, CITY OF EDMONTON POET LAUREATE

June 2019

Nisha Patel is a unique kind of city planner in Edmonton. She zones for the heart. So Edmontonians can build an affection for this place.

CBC RADIO ACTIVE: NISHA PATEL BECOMES EDMONTON'S POET LAUREATE

June 2019

Nisha talks about her plans for her new position as Poet Laureate for the City of Edmonton.

PHILAB

June 2019

In this interview, PhiLab Ontario Hub Coordinator Kristen Pue talks to Nisha about her work, Canada’s poetry scene, and the arts funding ecosystem. Nisha discusses how she funds her craft, as well as what funders could do to make it easier for poets to invest in themselves.

DAZE MAGAZINE

Apri 2019

Edmonton poet Nisha Patel on performing and creating space. Interviewed by Matthew James Weigel.

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY

March 2019

Besides being a Mill Woods girl and a spoken word poet, Patel is a business grad from the University of Alberta, the producer of the Edmonton Poetry Festival, and a political junkie who remembers skipping class and taking the LRT to watch City Council meetings.