Archive for the ‘"Poetry"’ Category

10 Jan

I am happy to announce that my book ‘Perspectives’ is now available! The texts in this poetry collection have been influenced by memory, experience, conjecture, and through the vicarious life gleaned from media reported events. Launch announcements will come

10 Sep

I am delighted to have been included in the ‘Poems from the Interior’. A heartfelt thanks to editors Catherine Parayre and Nicholas Hauck as well as the Research Centre in Interdisciplinary Arts and Creative Culture at Brock University for instigating this project. Since the beginning of 2020, the ongoing epidemic has forced us to into prolonged confinement and caused us to re-examine our own interiors—physical,

30 Aug

Starting the day at the Multiverse Poetry Festival Singapore via virtual tools was great! Hearing Christopher Okemwa singing his first poetry selection was really special and resounded with memories of choral groups in Kenya. Although the connection was interrupted, Okembwa’s words were not lost and in his second work, he carried strong comments focusing on the Black Lives Matter movement and the state of current affairs in

30 Aug

Happy to participate in this Poetry Festival Singapore event! SCHEDULE Multiverse Poetry Festival Singapore August 29, 2020 | 08.30PM – 10.00PM (+8 GMT) 08.30PM: Opening of the show 08.31PM: Latha 08.41PM: Catherine Candano 08.51PM: Sarvin Afarinesh 09.01PM: Christopher Okemwa 09.11PM: Unmesh Mohitkar 09.21PM: Eric Tinsay Valles 09.27PM: LKN 09.31PM: Marikit 09:41PM: Daniel Dugas & Valerie Le Blanc 09.51PM: Tan

19 Nov

Je suis très contente de faire partie de ce numéro de la Revue Ancrages. Mon texte s’est dévoilé au coin de la Rue Botsford et du Boulevard Wheeler entre 10h et 11h. Merci à Rachel Duperreault et à Sonya Malaborza! Thanks to Rachel and Sonya for their work on Ancrages #21. Thanks to Ancrages for the gift of time to get out and write! Text + photos: Video:

1 Jul

Je suis très contente de faire partie de cette 22e édition ! Activités APÉRO-POÉSIE AVEC LES ÉDITIONS PRISE DE PAROLE 2 AOÛT 2018 – 17 H 00 – 18 H 00 Foyer du Centre culturel de Caraquet Gratuit Ouvert à tous Si elles se disent “ancrées dans le Nouvel-Ontario”, les éditions Prise de parole ne s’empêchent pourtant pas de larguer les amarres pour une virée en Acadie. Question de vous

24 Jun

My video Cultural Floatsam is part of the FILE São Paulo 2018. Here is the program: FILE ONLINE VIDEOART 1.Alejandro Thornton – Deriva – Argentina 2.Alejandro Thornton – Jumping – Argentina 3.Andrea Familari – Untitled – Germany 4.Toni Mitjanit – AAAC: An Autonomous Agent Choreo – Spain 5.Anuar Elías – Quehuaya – Bolivia 6.Bittler Bernard – Materia Obscura – France 7.Brit Bunkley – Godzone – New

12 Jun

Flags as markers of existence – While no one was obviously present during a visit to the wharfs in Caraquet, the noise of the flags struck me as standing in for the voices of everyone who had stood there before me. Le drapeau est un symbole d’un territoire, d’une existence, d’une présence. Alors que j’étais seule sur un quai à Caraquet au Nouveau-Brunswick, le bruit des drapeaux qui claquaient au vent m’a

21 Sep

Isto Nao é um film. É um poema – Mostra competitiva International 4 Poetry Film This is not a film. It’s a poem – International Competitive Show 4 Poetry Film Sept 30, 2017 Cossoul – Sala Raul Solnado. Avenida Dom Carlos 1, 61, 1e Andar More info

15 Aug

I am very happy that Cultural Flotsam has been included in the 2017 Festival Silencio! Festival Silêncio is the celebration of word. Word as a creative unit and the vehicle of both thought and artistic creation is the engine behind this project. Festival Silêncio will take place in 2017 between the 28th of September and October 1st at Cais do Sodré, Lisbon. “This is not a movie. It’s a poem.” is a poetry film

About Valerie LeBlanc

Originally from Halifax, Nova Scotia, pluri-­disciplinary artist and writer Valerie LeBlanc has worked in Canada, the United States, Europe, and Australia. Her creations travel between poetry, performance, visual and written theory. Valerie LeBlanc has been creating video poetry since the mid 1980’s, and is the creator of the MediaPackBoard (MPB), portable screening / performance device.

L’artiste pluridisciplinaire Valerie LeBlanc est vidéaste, poète, performeuse et essayiste. Son travail oscille entre le remarquable et le quotidien. Elle a exposé ses œuvres en Europe, en Australie et au Brésil. Elle crée des vidéopoèmes depuis le milieu des années 1980 et a inventé le MediaPackBoard (MPB), un appareil de projection mobile pour la performance.

Date : April 2020
Genre : Vidéopoésie/Videopoetry

Videopoetry / Vidéopoésie

Small Walker Press

Date : January 2021
Genre : Poetry