Word Vancouver is coming to soon! The festival runs from Wednesday, September 24 to Sunday, September 28. Don’t miss the opportunity to see events, readings, and discussion from the vast array of authors and publishers in attendance. Let’s hope the weather holds out! If not, you can always find cover on the poetry bus.
Below are the reading times for some Nightwood Editions authors:
Sunday, September 28
Poetry On The Bus
11:00 am The World Poetry Reading Series presents A Taste of China
Hosts Elaine Woo, Yilin Wang. Featured poets Laifong Leung, Synn Kune Loh. The World Poetry Woven Word Tapestry multilingual segments introduced by Tommy Tao and presented by Ariadne Sawyer (English), Anita Aguirre Nieveras (Tagalog), Jaz Gill (Punjabi), and Bong Ja Ahn (Korean).
11:30 am Elaine Woo
Cycling with the Dragon
2:15 pm andrea bennett
3:45 pm Renée Sarojini Saklikar
Children of Air India: un/authorized exhibits and interjections
11:00 am Doretta Lau
How Does a Single Blade of Grass Thank the Sun?
See the Word Vancouver website for a full schedule of events.