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Ottawa Writers Festival : ALL IN THIS TOGETHER with Farzana Doctor, Nadia Bozak and Christine Dwyer Hickey

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Ottawa Writers Festival : ALL IN THIS TOGETHER with Farzana Doctor, Nadia Bozak and Christine Dwyer Hickey

April 15, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

$15

Don’t miss this globe-spanning evening of prose exploring the nature of love and the need for human connection featuring stellar talents from Canada, Switzerland and Ireland. Please Note: Due to illness, Monique Schwitter who was scheduled for this event, will be unable to attend the Festival.

All Inclusive, the latest from Toronto’s Farzana Doctor , winner of the Lambda Literary Award, was described by The Globe and Mail as “an ambitious, thematically voracious novel on love and the wounds we didn’t know we had.”

Thirteen Shells, the new collection of linked stories by Nadia Bozak is a funny and sensitive portrayal of the innocence and uncertainty of childhood and adolescence. It explores everything from junk food, rock music, boys, divorce, weight gain and first love from the perspective of Shell, the only child of bohemian artisans.

The Lives of Women, by award-winning novelist, playwright and short story writer Christine Dwyer Hickey , was an Irish Times Book Club pick and was praised for “an uncompromising portrayal of the suburbs and the cruelties brought about by the demands of respectability.”

 

Books available for purchase at every event: Proceeds support our free children’s literacy programs.

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Details

Date:
April 15, 2016
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
$15
Website:
http://www.writersfestival.org/events/spring-2016/all-in-this-together

Venue

Christ Church Cathedra
414 Sparks St.
Ottawa,
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