Wednesday, July 25, 2007

Canadian Writers in Person Dates

I'll be organizing and hosting the Canadian Writers in Person series at York University for 2007-2008. Here are the authors and the dates that they will be reading. All readings are free, open to the public, and take place at 7 p.m. in Room 206, Accolade West.

Sept. 20: Christian Bök:
Eunoia (Coach House)

Oct. 4: Eden Robinson:
Blood Sports (McClelland and Stewart)

Oct. 18: Karen Hines:
The Pochsy Plays (Coach House)

Nov. 1: Lorna Crozier:
Before the First Word (Wilfrid Laurier UP)

Nov. 15: George Elliott Clarke:
Black (Polestar)

Nov. 29: Rawi Hage:
De Niro’s Game (Anansi)

Jan. 10: Steven Heighton:
Afterlands (Knopf)

Jan. 24: R.M. Vaughan:
Ruined Stars (ECW)

Feb. 7: Hiromi Goto:
Hopeful Monsters (Arsenal)

Feb. 28: Lynn Coady:
Mean Boy (Anchor)

Mar. 13: a. rawlings:
Wide Slumber for Lepidoperists (Coach House)

Mar. 27: Heather O’Neill:
Lullabies for Little Criminals (HarperCollins)