Hamilton Poetry Centre

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Corporate body

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Hamilton Poetry Centre

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Description area

Dates of existence

1983-present

History

The Hamilton Poetry Centre was established in 1983 as a not-for-profit, volunteer run organization in Hamilton, Ontario, for the purpose of promoting and furthering the appreciation of poetry writing in the city. The Centre conducts poetry writing workshops and hosts Canada Council-sponsored poetry and author readings within the community.

Places

Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

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Functions, occupations and activities

The HPC conducts poetry writing workshops and hosts Canada Council-sponsored poetry and author readings within the community.

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Status

Final

Level of detail

Full

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Fonds processed and finding aid created by Archives Technician Kelly Bucci, in 2015 and updated in 2017.

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Sources

Administrative history transcribed from the HPLnet accession record as well as from materials within the fonds.

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