Joan Thomas will be teaching a workshop on writing fiction based on real events. At the Millennium Library, with registration through the Winnipeg International Writers Festival. Watch this space for more details.
Joan Thomas and Hassan Ghedi Santur, author of The Youth of God, in conversation at McNally Robinson, Grant Park, at 7 PM May 29.
Blue Metropolis in Montreal has regretfully cancelled its festival.
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/