Events: Winnipeg’s THIN AIRSeptember 19, 2010
I’ll be in Winnipeg as of Wednesday afternoon for events on Thursday and Friday at the THIN AIR authors festival—a classroom visit at Red River College, a U of W discussion panel, and the Mainstage “Poetry Bash” event. If you’re in town, I hope you can make it!
Friday, September 24, 8:00 pm
Poets invent new paths through our language—and new languages for our paths…
kevin mcpherson eckhoff, Ariel Gordon, Nora Gould, Ignatius Mabasa, George Murray, Sina Queyras
The mainstage venue is the CanWest Global Performing Arts Centre (MTYP) located at The Forks
Tickets are $12/$10 for students and seniors; at the door
Rush seating, doors open at 7:30pm tickets
McNally Robinson Booksellers will be onsite to sell books.
U of W Panel Discussion information:
Friday, September 24, 2:30 – 4:00 pm
Convocation Hall, Wesley Hall; University of Winnipeg
PANEL: On the page, in the ether…
George Murray and Sina Queyras, with host Heather Milne
George Murray and Sina Queyras are accomplished poets who also have strong online presences as the forces behind bookninja.com and lemonhound.com respectively. How are writers talking to one another these days? How are they connecting with communities of readers?
Open to everyone; Admission is Free.