|Editors Kasia Jaronczyk and Matgorzata Nowaczyk|
presenting POLISH(ED) at Guernica's autumn launch
of new titles on October 1, 2017, in Toronto.
On a gorgeous fall Sunday, I and my writing buddy Kasia Jaronczyk drove into Toronto's Kensington Market neighbourhood for the launch of Polish(ed). Kasia happens to be the co-editor of the book. Anyway, it being a beautiful day, pedestrians were strolling everywhere and parking spaces were nonexistent; I ended up with a $50 parking ticket, which Kasia and I split. But back to the launch ...
Guernica Editions was launching a dozen titles that afternoon, and from the introductions and readings I got a sense of the publishing niche that Guernica occupies, publishing literary fiction and nonfiction usually from writers who are, or whose families recently were, immigrants to Canada.
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