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IFOA Midland, Lit on Tour

The Written Word has partnered with the IFOA’s (International Festival of Authors) Lit On Tour programme to introduce Midland to some of Canada’s finest and newest writers of contemporary literature.

Join authors Vivek Shraya & Sian Northey as they read from and discuss their latest works.

Vivek Shraya is a Toronto-based artist whose body of work includes several albums, films, and books. Her first book of poetry, even this page is white, won a 2017 Publisher Triangle Award and was long listed for CBC’s Canada Reads. Her debut novel, She of the Mountains, was named one of The Globe and Mail’s Best Books, and her first children’s picture book, The Boy & the Bindi, was featured on the National Post Bestseller List.

Siân Northey has published fiction for children and adults, as well as poetry and creative non-fiction. Rhyd y Gro (Gomer, 2016) is her second novel for adults. Her first poetry collection Trwy Ddyddiau Gwydr (Through Glass Days; Gwasg Carreg Gwalch) was shortlisted for the 2013 Wales Book of the Year Award.

Tickets: $10.00
Hours: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Where: Midland Cultural Centre, 333 King St., Midland, L4R 3M7
Price: $10
Contact: 705-527-4420
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By: Midland Cultural Centre