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NATIONAL POETRY MONTH--TWO IN-PERSON OPEN MIC EVENTS, April 17 Ormond Beach, and April 24 DeLand in Ormond Beach on 17 Apr

NATIONAL POETRY MONTH--TWO IN-PERSON OPEN MIC EVENTS, April 17 Ormond Beach, and April 24 DeLand

Ormond Beach   Saturday, April 17, 2021   1300 - 1530
Free
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Open Mic: open to all, all styles. RSVP axelrod@creativehappiness.org. Free attendance. Limited to 25 open mic performers. Bring a chair (blanket, pillow) and your own refreshments. Casements will be under cover but heavy rain will push Saturday to Sunday rain date. DeLand i ..
An Evening with Eden Robinson hosted by Rosanna Deerchild in British Columbia on 16 Apr

An Evening with Eden Robinson hosted by Rosanna Deerchild

British Columbia   Friday, April 16, 2021   1900 - 2000
Free
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The North Shore Writers Festival presents an Evening with Eden Robinson, hosted by Rosanna Deerchild. Acclaimed author Eden Robinson discusses her latest novel, Return of the Trickster, with the host of CBC's Unreserved, Rosanna Deerchild. Eden will discuss this highly a ..
Wayde Compton: Black British Columbian History in 3 Literary Forms in North Vancouver on 15 Apr

Wayde Compton: Black British Columbian History in 3 Literary Forms

North Vancouver   Thursday, April 15, 2021   1900 - 2030
Free
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The North Shore Writers Festival presents a Night with Wayde Compton! Author Wayde Compton discusses Black British Columbian history through the different literary forms of his published works- poetry, non-fiction essay, and the graphic novel. Compton will read from all ..
Lorna Crozier in Conversation with Shelagh Rogers in North Vancouver on 14 Apr

Lorna Crozier in Conversation with Shelagh Rogers

North Vancouver   Wednesday, April 14, 2021   1900 - 2030
Free
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Award-winning author, Lorna Crozier will read from her latest book, Through the Garden: A Love Story (With Cats), and enjoy a conversation with CBC Broadcaster, Shelagh Rogers. Lorna will discuss the inspiration for the book as well as her process for memoir writing. Th ..
Coast Salish Storytelling with Tsitsáyxemaat Rebecca Duncan in North Vancouver on 12 Apr

Coast Salish Storytelling with Tsitsáyxemaat Rebecca Duncan

North Vancouver   Monday, April 12, 2021   1900 - 2030
Free
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The North Shore Writers Festival presents an evening of Coast Salish Storytelling with Tsitsáyxemaat Rebecca Duncan. Celebrate and learn about the culture and traditions of the Coast Salish Peoples as Tsitsáyxemaat Rebecca Duncan shares powerful stories about our land an ..
"An Evening with Valeria Luiselli" in Blacksburg on 6 Apr

"An Evening with Valeria Luiselli"

Blacksburg   Tuesday, April 6, 2021   1930 - 2030
10.00 USD
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“The novel truly becomes novel again in Luiselli’s hands-electric, elastic, alluring, new... She is a superb chronicler of children: the daughter and son feel piercingly real- perceptive, irreplaceable...” - The New York Times Exploring the experience of dislocation as a ..
Capturing the Stories of Our Elders - From Hollywood to our Own Families in Massachusetts on 6 Apr

Capturing the Stories of Our Elders - From Hollywood to our Own Families

Massachusetts   Tuesday, April 6, 2021   1900 - 2000
Free
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In this live webinar, Tiffany Woolf, seasoned filmmaker and daughter of Boston legend Bob Woolf, and Noam Dromi, Emmy Award winning writer/producer, will share their inspirations to create Silver Screen Studios to celebrate the stories of our elders. They will tell us why ca ..
#KnoxWrites Camp NaNoWriMo in Ohio on 2 Apr

#KnoxWrites Camp NaNoWriMo

Ohio   Friday, April 2, 2021   1200 - 1300
Free
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National Novel Writing Month is technically held each November, when writers all over the world pledge to write 50,000 words. But nanowrimo.org seeks to keep the fun going, and there are also Camp NanoWriMo events each April and July. If you didn't finish (or start) your nov ..
Actor Pooch Hall of Ray Dononvan and The Game, Friday, March 26 at 7:15 PM Brookline Adult Ed in Boston on 26 Mar

Actor Pooch Hall of Ray Dononvan and The Game, Friday, March 26 at 7:15 PM Brookline Adult Ed

Boston   Friday, March 26, 2021   1915 - 2015
30.00 USD
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Sure to be an entertaining hour. Hear from Pooch about his acting career and how his Massachusetts roots helped pave the way for his success. This is a fundraiser for Brookline Adult & Community Education. Tickets are $30 for a virtual talk with Hollywood Actor Pooch Hall. P ..
After Dark Online: Second Nature in San Francisco on 25 Mar

After Dark Online: Second Nature

San Francisco   Thursday, March 25, 2021   1900 - 2200
Free
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Join a live conversation with acclaimed author and essayist Nathaniel Rich on the subject of his latest book, Second Nature, a collection of Rich’s artfully crafted science reporting on the upsetting effects of environmental exploitation and the stories of individuals who se ..
Join Carla Malden and Joe Di Prisco for a Lively Hour of Discussion About Books and More in San Francisco on 24 Mar

Join Carla Malden and Joe Di Prisco for a Lively Hour of Discussion About Books and More

San Francisco   Wednesday, March 24, 2021   1800 - 1900
Free
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Carla Malden is a novelist, memoirist, screenwriter and the daughter of Oscar-winning actor Karl Malden. She will discuss her new novel, Shine Until Tomorrow - a time travel story that takes a troubled, teenage protagonist from present-day San Francisco back to the "summer o ..
Author: Chanel Miller in conversation with journalist Robynn Takayama SFPL's 16th One City One Book in California on 16 Mar

Author: Chanel Miller in conversation with journalist Robynn Takayama SFPL's 16th One City One Book

California   Tuesday, March 16, 2021   1800 - 1900
Free
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San Francisco Public Library is honored to announce its 16th Annual One City One Book selection, Chanel Miller's, Know My Name. Chanel Miller will join Robynn Takayama for a candid conversation about her book, art and her personal experience with sexual trauma and the CA ..
Virtual Author Visit with Ohio Author Karen Meyer, Thursday, March 11, 2021, 7:00PM via Zoom in Ohio on 11 Mar

Virtual Author Visit with Ohio Author Karen Meyer, Thursday, March 11, 2021, 7:00PM via Zoom

Ohio   Thursday, March 11, 2021   1900 - 2000
Free
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KAREN MEYER'S passion for history began as a young girl and led her to copy an early Ohio settler's diary in her senior year of high school. After earning a bachelor's degree cum laude in English and Education, she became an Air Force wife, and over the course of nine years ..
Stronger than the Storm in Monmouth County on 11 Mar

Stronger than the Storm

Monmouth County   Thursday, March 11, 2021   1500 - 1600
Free
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The Brookdale Community College Bankier Library is sponsoring a book discussion featuring author Deborah Mura. She will discuss and read from her novel "Stronger than the Storm." Mura's book tells the story of Hurricane Sandy from the eyes of a 15-year-old and her friends. T ..
An Evening With Author Carla Malden As She Discusses Her New Book Shine Until Tomorrow in Los Angeles County on 10 Mar

An Evening With Author Carla Malden As She Discusses Her New Book Shine Until Tomorrow

Los Angeles County   Wednesday, March 10, 2021   1830 - 1930
Free
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Shine Until Tomorrow is a time-travel tale that takes its troubled teenage protagonist from present-day San Francisco back to the “Summer of Love” in 1967. A fun and touching novel about the people who raise us, the times that define us, and the stumbling blocks along the w ..
Malcolm X Documentary - Filmmaker Discussion in Dallas on 10 Mar

Malcolm X Documentary - Filmmaker Discussion

Dallas   Wednesday, March 10, 2021   1730 - 1830
Free
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Affirming that Black History is American History, we sent out a link inviting you to watch the documentary Malcolm X: An Overwhelming Influence on the Black Power Movement! On March 10, 2021 at 5:30 p.m., we invite you to a discussion about the film and the opportunity to ..
The New Albany Lecture Series presents an evening with Michael Phelps in New Albany on 9 Mar

The New Albany Lecture Series presents an evening with Michael Phelps

New Albany   Tuesday, March 9, 2021   1900 - 2015
Free
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The New Albany Community Foundation's New Albany Lectures Series will present the most decorated swimmer in history and mental health advocate, Michael Phelps, on March 9, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. This virtual program is free and open to all. Registration for the event is available ..
The Virginia Dynasty in Fredericksburg on 3 Mar

The Virginia Dynasty

Fredericksburg   Wednesday, March 3, 2021   1830 - 2000
Free
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Dr. Lynne Cheney will discuss her latest book, The Virginia Dynasty: Four Presidents and the Creation of the American Nation, in an interactive Facebook Live event on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at 6:30 PM EST. Dr. Cheney will be interviewed by Scott Harris, executive director ..
A Master Class with Lillian Allen in Vancouver on 28 Feb

A Master Class with Lillian Allen

Vancouver   Sunday, February 28, 2021   1400 - 1600
15.00 CAD
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In this master class, we will explore the poetics of sound and utterance as we craft language and linguistic interventions to align politics and aesthetics. We will experiment with various strategies to texture voice as we become present to this particular moment that we fin ..
What Are You Reading? Podcast, Monday, February 22 at 4:00 PM in Mount Vernon on 22 Feb

What Are You Reading? Podcast, Monday, February 22 at 4:00 PM

Mount Vernon   Monday, February 22, 2021   1600 - 1630
Free
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Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County Monthly Podcast featuring special guest Peeri will be discussing, The Outlander Series. Listen or watch via our YouTube channel, on Spotify, Anchor, Facebook or on our website. Just search for the Public Library of Mount Vernon ..

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