Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Book Launch: Election Day of the Dead by Doc Drumheller and A Poem Goes About on Foot by Joaquin Pasos


Election Day of the Dead by Doc Drumheller.

Published by Cold Hub Press.

Catalyst is proud to present a special launch event in association with Cold Hub Press. 

Wednesday 2nd December marks the final Catalyst open mic for 2020 and a double book launch.

Cold Hub Press presents Doc Drumheller's Election Day of the Dead, a bilingual English/Spanish collection of seventy haiku, with translations by Dylan Brennan and illustrations by Liliana Pérez-Brennan.

Written while travelling in the USA, Nicaragua, Mexico and El Salvador, Doc's travels coincided with several international poetry festivals, Day of the Dead celebrations in Mexico and the 2016 US Presidential Elections.


In a double celebration, Cold Hub Press also presents  A POEM GOES ABOUT ON FOOT - twenty-one poems by Joaquín Pasos with translations by Roger Hickin.


Join the Catalyst crowd to hear readings from both books as well as our regular open mic and end of year Christmas theme.

Wednesday 2nd December, 7pm

Space Academy, 371 St Asaph St, Christchurch.