Friday, September 20, 2013

Canadian Writers in Person Lecture Series


Hear from some of Canada's finest

Get up close and personal with an eclectic group of authors while earning course credit through LA&PS' Canadian Writers in Person (AP/CLTR 1953 6.0A) course. You'll explore the contemporary work of renowned authors, while having the unique opportunity to engage with them in a dialogue about their work.
Members of the York community not enrolled in the course can also enjoy the readings, which are free and open to the public.
All readings are held Tuesdays at 7-10 pm
Location: 206 Accolade West Building

This year's lineup consists of a unique selection of emerging and established Canadian writers, whose writing explores a broad range of topics and geographical and cultural landscapes. Featuring poets, playwright and prolific fiction writers, the series highlights Canada's ever-growing literary talent.
2013Sept 17Annabel Lyon - The Sweet Girl
Oct. 1 Pam Mordecai - Subversive Sonnets
Oct. 15Patrick deWitt - The Sisters Brothers
Oct. 29 Rita - forage
Nov. 12Fred Wah - Diamond Grill
Nov. 26Wayne Johnston - The Son of a Certain Woman
2014Jan. 14Madeleine Thien - Dogs at the Perimeter
Jan. 28 Safia Fazlul - The Harem
Feb. 11Cordelia Strube - Milosz
Mar. 4 Michael Winter - The Death of Donna Whalen
Mar. 18Linda Spalding - The Purchase

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