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DRUM IS CALLING FESTIVAL SPEAKERS SERIES — FROM ORAL TO WRITTEN

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DRUM IS CALLING FESTIVAL SPEAKERS SERIES

FROM ORAL TO WRITTEN presented in partnership with Talonbooks and the Vancouver Writers Fest

Talonbooks is thrilled to be publishing Tomson Highway’s From Oral to Written: A Celebration of Native Canadian Literature, 1980 - 2010 in June of 2017. And as part of this book launch The Drum is Calling Festival presented in partnership with Talonbooks and the Vancouver Writers Fest will be hosting a once in a lifetime evening of literature featuring Tomson Highway and a fabulous line up of Indigenous authors surveyed in Tomson’s book. Richard Van Camp, Michael Kusugak, Marilyn Dumont, Ian Ross and Josephine Bacon will join with Tomson Highway for readings and discussion to celebrate the launch of Tomson’s book.

Doors: 5:30pm

Start: 6:30pm

End: 9pm

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