- Barbara Langhorst is a poet. Her first book of poetry, restless white fields (NeWest 2012), won the Saskatchewan Arts Board Poetry Award, the Robert Kroetsch Poetry Book of the Year Award, and was listed as one of the top books of poetry for 2012 by rob mclennan on DUSIE. Her poem “Spring Romance” aired on CBC Radio’s SoundXchange in May 2012, and she was interviewed on CBC’s Blue Sky in April 2012. Her work has appeared in literary magazines such as CV2, filling station, and TRUCK.
Also a longtime instructor, editor, and mentor, Barbara delights in experimenting with form and in helping students to explore their own experience through new ways of writing. She has won three teaching awards, and enjoys working with writers of all levels of experience.