Written Word British Columbia
In 2003, “Sideways” a collection of verse published by Anvil Press debuted and the BC Publishers Association selected “Europa” for the Poetry in Transit program. In 2004, she teamed up with guitarist/sound designer and dj Roderick Shoolbraid to produce a series of live shows and an audio CD of poetry and music called “Surfing Season.” In 2005 her videopoem, “Dying for the Pleasure” screened at the International ArtExpo in Milan, Italy, the National Centre for Contemporary Arts in Kalingrad, Russia and Gene Siskal Film Centre/Chicago Art Institute. She just completed a residency at Banff Centre for the Arts’ Wired Writing Studio working with Karen Solie under the directorship of Greg Hollinshead.
Architect of the Edgewise ElectroLit Centre and the Vancouver Videopoem Festival, author, poet, singer, Heather Haley, pushes boundaries by creating across disciplines and media.