Young artistic minds in St. Albert will no longer have an annual fall festival to showcase their skills after St. Albert city council pulled funding for the Amplify Festival. ... Julia Sorensen, St. Albert’s poet laureate who has been involved with Amplify from its inception, said she wasn't surprised, but felt disappointed by council's decision. ...
Natter: The Zillenial Podcast: Julia Sorensen Part 1-Writing and Poetry
October 20, 2020
Hello, my dear humans. In Part 1 of my interview with Julia Sorensen (poet/writer/artist/musician extraordinaire), she gives us her take on the holistic nature of writing and art, shares her creative origin story, and tells us about some of her current work in the community. Let's get artsy!
Humans of Amplify Podcast: Ep. 2 Poetic Musings with Julia Sorensen
June 16, 2020
Julia Sorensen is St. Albert's second ever Poet Laureate and coach of the Paul Kane Poetry Club. While her words have been a staple at Amplify events for many years, Amplify Committee members Ash and Kaden got to get into the nitty gritty of what and who inspires her work, why she got into poetry and how she feels about making plans for the future. Recorded May 21.