Category Archives: Interviews

An Interview with Russell Thornton

2014 Governor General’s Award Finalist Christopher Levenson talks with 2013 Finalist Russell Thornton about his two recent books, Birds, Metals, Stones and Rain (Harbour Publishing, 2013) and The Hundred Lives (Quattro Books, 2014). Two new poems by Russell Thornton will … Continue reading

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Three Questions with Non-Fiction Judge Charles Demers: “Like speech released from gravity”

PRISM‘s Creative Non-Fiction contest is well underway, with the November 21st deadline fast approaching. So we asked our judge Charles Demers a few questions about what he’s reading and what draws him to non-fiction… What is the best piece of creative … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: An Interview with Johanna Skibsrud

PRISM is delving into the archives for a Throwback Thursday! We went back to 2010 for Cara Woodruff’s interview with Johanna Skibsrud, whose latest novel, Quartet for the End of Time, was released this month. Enjoy!  Cara Woodruff, one of PRISM international’s former Fiction Editors, talked with Johanna … Continue reading

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An Interview with Kayla Czaga

PRISM Poetry Editor Rob Taylor talks with Kayla Czaga about her debut poetry collection and that moment when your Mom catches you saying the F-word… — Song – Kayla Czaga Outside my window, seagulls and crows continue the discourse on … Continue reading

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An interview with Daniel Scott Tysdal

By Esther Griffin Daniel Scott Tysdal is the author of three books of poetry, The Mourner’s Book of Albums (Tightrope 2010), Predicting the Next Big Advertising Breakthrough Using a Potentially Dangerous Method (Coteau 2006), and Fauxccasional Poems (forthcoming from Icehouse … Continue reading

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An interview with Emily McGiffin

By Rhonda Collis Ten years ago I shared a poetry workshop with Emily McGiffin at the University of Victoria and immediately fell in love with her work. It was consistently clever and artful. The language was sharp, the observations and … Continue reading

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