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Poetry reading

Event #1354
Poetry reading
When: 

Sunday, May 27, 2018

17:00 - 18:30
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Where: 

Language Institute - LI 119

Series: 
Association event
Who can attend: 
General public
Language: 
English

A poetry reading sponsored by the Christianity and Literature Study Group and League of Canadian Poets. Connie Braun is an author and instructor of Creative Writing. Her writing often focuses on narrative as witness and the life-affirming poetics of memory. Benjamin Hertwig is a PhD student at The University of British Columbia, working in post-9/11 Conflict Studies. He was the winner of the 2017 National Magazine Award for Personal Journalism and a finalist for the 2017 Governor General Literary Award for Poetry.

Speakers: Connie Braun, author and instructor of Creative Writing, Trinity University; Benjamin Hertwig, PhD student, The University of British Columbia