November 2019

they will keep speaking the night - a review by Paul Strickland


ed. Rob Budde. Prince George: Wink Books (at the UNBC Copy Centre), 2019. 28 pp. $10.00.

This chapbook, containing the work of fourteen poets, begins with a quotation from Wong, "jail the stories & the storytellers, but they will keep speaking the night, until empire expires.” This is followed by an appeal from University of Northern British Columbia professor Rob Budde, representing FightC PG and Sea2Sands, two advocacy organizations based at the university: