Nelson Book Launch – October 6th 7PM at Nelson Public Library


Nelson poet Jane Byers launches her second book of poetry Acquired Community! Published this fall by Caitlin Press, the collection investigates seminal moments in North American lesbian and gay history and celebrates community resilience.

Jane’s first book was Steeling Effects. She has had poems, essays and short fiction published in a number of  books and literary magazines in Canada, and is a recipient of the Richard Carver Award for Emerging Writers.

Buy ACQUIRED COMMUNITY in Nelson at Otter Books, in Canada at Caitlin Press website or at or

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