Craig Francis Power is a writer and visual artist from St. John's, Newfoundland. His first novel, Blood Relatives, won the 2011 ReLit Award and was short-listed for the BMO Winterset Award. His visual art has shown at galleries across Canada.
If you thought last week had all the festivals, think again; this week has Thin Air in Winnipeg, Fog Lit in Saint John, Victoria's Festival of Authors, Poetry Weekend at the University of New Brunswick, Kingston Writers' Fest, and a bevy of readings and book launches.
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With the final days of July, we bid goodbye to this month's book club pick Death and the Intern (Invisible Publishing) and got preemptively nostalgic about summer.
You could probably guess that each one of our preferred summer pastimes involve reading – but what? When it comes to reading interests, ALU staffers are as varied as the independent Canadian publishers we rep. Check out what we'll be bringing to the coffee shop/beach/cottage/airport/dog ... Read more
This Week in Lit Events is back for 2017! We've only got one event this week...but we're easing ourselves into it, you know?
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In Winnipeg? In luck! There are Thin Air Festival happenings all week, plus launches and reading series Ontario-over.
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Newfoundland: Both Stan Dragland and Craig Francis Power establish themselves as shrewd, clear-sighted witnesses to literary Newfoundland culture with these two new titles, and in Dragland's case, to epic comedy as well. Both writers tackle the new contradictions besetting ... Read more
Not enough literary festivals last week for you? Check out this week, with festivals in Victoria, Vancouver, Lethbridge, Winnipeg, and Toronto. But that's not all!
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