For those of you in Calgary this week, here is a posting for an event that commences Carolyn Pogue’s residency at the Alexandra Writers Centre. Carolyn wrote the novel Gwen, and is an inspiring writer, speaker, educator, and activist. More about the event below:
The Alexandra Writers Centre and The Owl’s Nest Book Store Invite You to an Evening of Books and Music at
815 49 Avenue SW, Britannia Plaza
Wednesday, March 2, 2011 at 7:00 pm
Featured Readers will be:
* The winners of the post card story competition (Harbourmaster Banks & Le Maitre, le grand maitre)
- Jill Robinson, author of Residual Desire and other books
* Carolyn Pogue, author of Gwen and other books
Special Musical Guest: Aidan Albright , Olde Tyme Fiddler
Hosted by the Alexandra Writers’ Centre’s Indomitable Mary Kurucz
Free Admission and Refreshments
This evening launches Carolyn’s 2-month term as Writer-in-Residence at the Alexandra Centre. She will read from a work-in-progress set in 1898 Calgary.
You will have the opportunity to join the Alexandra Writers’ Centre, hear about courses, learn more about the Centre and hear about Freefall Fridays.