Sarah Tolmie is the author of the 120-sonnet sequence Trio (McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2015) and the chapbook Sonnet in a Blue Dress and Other Poems (Baseline Press, 2014). She has also published a novel, The Stone Boatmen, and a short fiction collection, NoFood, with Aqueduct Press (both 2014). Her latest book, Two Travelers, was published by Aqueduct Press in 2016.

She is a medievalist trained at the University of Toronto and Cambridge and is an Associate Professor of English at the University of Waterloo.


Trio in Concert: The musical setting of poems from Trio by Erica de la Cruz, winner of the Trio Prize, will be performed as part of Conrad Grebel University College’s Noon Hour Concert Series. The performers are Elizabeth Rogalsky Lepock (soprano), Ben Bolt-Martin (cello), Erica de la Cruz (piano), and Linnea Thacker (violin). Also on the program are Seven Tableaux from the Song of Songs by Srul Irving Glick. (more information)

Where: Conrad Grebel University Chapel, 140 Westmount Road North, Waterloo, ON
When: Wednesday, 5 October 2016, 12:30 pm