Per Brask


Per K. Brask is an accomplished author, poet and dramaturg, with published poetry, plays, short stories, essays, libretti and literary translations.

He is a professor in the Department of Theatre and Film at the University of Winnipeg (Canada), where he teaches acting, playwriting, directing, theatre aesthetics and play analysis. He is also Visiting Professor in Theatre and Consciousness at the University of Lincoln (UK).

Throughout his career he has acted as dramaturg on numerous plays and productions, and has written several radio dramas for CBC Manitoba. He has also written plays and libretti, including the libretto for Michael Matthews’s chamber opera, Prince Kaspar.

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Above Palm Canyon and Other Places in the Mind
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Enjoy this poetic travelogue inspired by road trips wending from Manitoba, Canada, to the Sonoran Desert around Palm Springs, CA. Danish-born, Canadian poet, playwright, essayist and dramaturge Per K. Brask brings readers an accessible collection of 37 poems, meditations on the journey and the destinations.
A Spectator
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 10,920. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
A collection of 50 ekphrastic poems by poet, author, playwright and dramaturg Per K. Brask. Accessible and insightful, these delightful poems express the poet's playful attention to a live performance, work of art, exhibit or life moment.

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