Joan will be a guest at the Words on the Water festival in Campbell River, BC on March 21 and 22, 2020, along with Eden Robinson, Patrick Friesen, Ian Wier, Naomi Lewis and others. Check out the full program here.
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/