Brad Cran

Vancouver 125 Poetry Conference: "A unique way to bring poets together"

The  Vancouver 125 Poetry Conference (V125pc) is a  legacy project organized and curated by poet laureate Brad Cran to bring the poetry community together and “see them interact in ways...

Community service and arts groups ask City to intervene in gaming development

The BC Association for Charitable Gaming, a coalition of approximately 1,000 non-profit community service, sports, cultural, and other organizations held a media conference yesterday morning at...

Talk Green to Us Ideas Slam at SFU imagines Vancouver's future as world's greenest city

The Talk Green To Us Ideas Slam last night at SFU pulled together talent like the CBC's Bill Richardson, Brad Cran, Vancouver's Poet Laureate (pictured here), Mayor Gregor Robertson, Musqueum Elder La

It takes a city to make VO

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