Lunar Landing, 1966 by Laboni Islam
2017 CBC Poetry Prize shortlist
Laboni Islam made the 2017 CBC Poetry Prize shortlist for Lunar Landing, 1966.
You can read Lunar Landing, 1966 by Laboni Islam below.
Read the other finalists:
- Tourists Stroll a Victoria Waterway by Cornelia Hoogland
- Carry by Sarah Kabamba
- Postcards for my Sister by Alessandra Naccarato
- Saying the Names Shanty by Harold Rhenisch
About Laboni Islam:
Laboni Islam's poetry has appeared in canthius, echolocation, FreeFall, (parenthetical), Popshot Magazine, Spiral Orb, wildness and anthologized in The Unpublished City. She is an alumna of the University of Toronto's School of Continuing Studies creative writing program, through which she was honoured to receive the Janice Colbert Poetry Award (2014) and Marina Nemat Award (2016). Laboni teaches at the Art Gallery of Ontario and the Aga Khan Museum, animating the gap between art and young audiences. Born in Canada to Bangladeshi parents, she lives in Toronto.