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AUTHOR JOY KOGAWA SPEAKS ON “FORGIVENESS” IN NELSON, KASLO, NEW DENVER AND SILVERTON, JUNE 7 TO 10

Joy Kogawa   Famed Canadian novelist and memoirist Joy Kogawa will give a series of talks on the theme of forgiveness in Nelson, Kalso, New Denver and Silverton June 7 to 10. Kogawa is the author of the 1981 Canadian … Continue reading

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What’s Happening at the Kootenay Gallery – May 2019

What’s Been Happening Exhibition Opening – Young Visions Artist Talk with Hildur Jonasson What’s Happening Current Exhibition– ends May 25 Young Visions – Students and Staff of Stanley Humphries, Kootenay                  Columbia  Learning Centre – Castlegar … Continue reading

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KOOTENAY AUTHORS PROVIDE WARMUP FOR CONVERGENCE WRITERS’ WEEKEND

Photos: Dead Crow (Art Joyce); Galadriel Watson Four Kootenay authors will offer warmup events during April and May for June’s 6th annual Convergence Writers’ Weekend, this year featuring Toronto novelist and memoirist Joy Kogawa. On April 26 at 7 pm, … Continue reading

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Author Vanessa Farnsworth returns to the Nelson Library

Vanessa Farnsworth’s new collection of short stories will resonate with anyone who has ever found themselves teetering on the edge. Farnsworth reads from The Things She’ll be Leaving Behind on Thursday, May 16, 7pm at the Nelson Public Library. Described … Continue reading

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Elephant Mountain Literary Festival Announces 2019 Lineup

PHOTO: Internationally acclaimed author Marilyn Bowering is EMLF’s writer-in-residence. PHOTO CREDIT: Xan Shian   There’s music as well as words in the air at the 8th annual Elephant Mountain Literary Festival, July 11 to 14 in Nelson, B.C. This year … Continue reading

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Author describes life in remote Nepal

In a remote region of Nepal, at an altitude of 13,000 feet, a community ekes out an existence against a backdrop of breathtaking beauty. It’s a place most of us will never see, but we can catch a glimpse this … Continue reading

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Author Jan 31 at Library describes growing up in remote Nepal

Author Dorje Dolma   In a remote region of Nepal, at an altitude of 13,000 feet, a community ekes out an existence against a backdrop of breathtaking beauty. It’s a place most of us will never see, but we can … Continue reading

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