Sheri-D Wilson

Sheri-D Wilson has 9 collections of poetry; her most recent, Open Letter: Woman Against Violence Against Women. Her collection, Re:Zoom (2005, Frontenac House), won the 2006 Stephan G. Stephansson Award for Poetry, and was shortlisted for the CanLit Award.

She has 2 Spoken Word CDs, and 4 award-winning VideoPoems including: Airplane Paula (2001), Spinsters Hanging in Trees (2002), both produced for BravoFACT.

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Upcoming Event

Tales Presents: Words on the doorstep

Story, poetry, verse, and song inspired by our friend, the late Orunamamu

Listen to story and spoken word offered by the following performers: Marie Bryce, Karen Gummo, Mary Hays, Betty Hersberger, Ginger Mullen, Jeff Stockton, Cassy Welburn and Sheri–D Wilson. There will also be refreshments, a photo exhibit by Doug Wong, weaving time, and other creative fun.

Adults $20.00 Family $40.00 or pay what you can


Inglewood’s Lantern Church
1401 10 Ave SE, Calgary

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Selected Awards

People's Choice Award
FFWD Weekly Magazine, 2007 - 2012

Writer Who Would Make the Best Lover!
Geist Magazine - Feb 2010

Top Ten Poet in Canada
CBC Arts News - May 2009

Nominated for 4 Rosie Awards
Panty Portal - 2008

Heart of a Poet
Half-Hour Documentary - 2007

Woman of Vision Award
Global TV - 2006

Heavyweight Title for Poetry USA
Bumbershoot - 2003