Wednesday, December 11, at noon. The winners of the Governor Generals Literary Awards in English will be reading from their works at at the Canada Council, 150 Elgin Street, Ottawa. Massey-Levesque Board Room, 2nd Floor.
Sunday October 27, 4 PM
Nominees for the 2019 Governor General’s Award for Fiction, Michael Crummey, Marianne Micros, Carey Fagan, K.D. Miller, and Joan Thomas — in conversation with Carol Off. Fleck Dance Theatre, Harbourfront Centre.
Friday, October 25, 1 PM. Rooted in the Past. Joan will be appearing with Armando Lucas Correa and Rosetta Allan in an event hosted by Tara Henley. Tickets available on-line at https://writersfest.bc.ca/festival-events-2019/rooted-in-the-past/
Wednesday, October 23, Writing the Edge of the World – Joan will be appearing with Michael Crummey and Marina Endicott for a conversation hosted by Caroline Adderson. https://writersfest.bc.ca/2019-festival/2019-festival-events/#oct-23.fiction
The Vancouver Writers Fest’s reading list is wonderful guide to the exciting books out this year. Check it out at https://writersfest.bc.ca/content/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/2019-VWF-Reading-List-for-web.pdf
Joan will be appearing on Wednesday, September 25, 7:30 at a Mainstage event also featuring Candace Savage, Taras Grescoe, Martha Baillie, and Jenny Heijun Wills. For details about this and other Thin Air events, check https://thinairwinnipeg.ca/events/2019/09/25/mainstage-real-life/