Genre Lines: Thematic Connections

Maurice Mierau (3:42)

Maurice Mierau has experience in nonfiction, poetry and editing. In this video, he discusses how interconnected these activites are.

Tagged with: inspiration, heritage, editing, genre.

Maurice Mierau's non-fiction book, Detachment: An Adoption Memoir, will appear with Freehand in September 2014. His new book of poems, Six, will be out in 2015 with Palimpsest. Mierau edits the online magazine The Winnipeg Review.

Patrick Friesen
Genre Lines: The Colour of a Note (2:57)

Patrick Friesen describes the importance of music and sound in his writing and how his collaborations with musicians such as Marilyn Lerner have helped him to both focus and distort his senses.

John K. Samson
Genre Lines: Breaking the Barriers (1:30)

John K. Samson explains why he does not believe in making distinctions between what type of writer he is.

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