Sheri-D Wilson

Sheri-D Wilson is the award-winning author of 13 books4 short films, and 4 albums which combine music & poetry. Known for her electric performance-style, Sheri-D has performed and taught workshops at festivals around the world.

In 2019 Sheri-D was appointed to The Order of Canada, for her contributions as a Spoken Word Poet and her leadership in the community. In 2017, she received her Doctor of Letters – Honoris Causa from Kwantlen University. Other Honors:  2018-2020 Calgary Poet Laureate Emeritus * 2015 City of Calgary Arts Award * 2013 feature interview with Canadian icon Shelagh Rogers * 2012 article Chatelaine Magazine * 2009 CBC Top 10 Poets in Canada * 2009 Ted Talk * 2006 Stephan G. Stephansson Award for Poetry * 2006 People’s Choice Award * 2006 Woman of Vision * 5 Rosie Awards – One Ace Award * 2006 Heart of a Poet, documentary * 2005 SpoCan Poet of Honour * 2003 USA Heavyweight Title * 1991 Confessions, a Jazz-Play received 5 Vancouver Jessie Nominations.

Breaking Bread
Recipe for the Future: Public Panel
Kitchen Table Talks