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Frizz Kid - Artist Talk + Reading

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The Black Canary Espresso Bar (Yonge)

329 Yonge Street

Inside the Silver Snail

Toronto, ON M5B 1R7

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Join us for an evening of conversation and connection with Hana Shafi a.k.a Frizz Kid!

Frizz Kid's original art is currently exhibiting and for sale at The Black Canary Espresso Bar inside Silver Snail at 329 Yonge Street.

Frizz Kid's debut book, It Begins With The Body, hits stores September 10th, 2018!!!!! But GUESS WHAT???!!! We get a Supa Dupa sneak peak access to her exclusive reading of the book before it comes out. That's right, Hana will be doing a reading of her debut book!

BUT WAIT! THERE'S MORE...
- Frizz Kid will have a few hot copies of It Begins With The Body at the Artist Talk ready to purchase for some of you lucky fans!!!
So get your Sharpies ready and get to the RSVP link as space is limited!
- Frizz Kid's art and prints will be available for purchase at this event as well! So bring cash ;)

About the Artist:
Hana Shafi a.k.a Frizz Kid is a writer and artist who illustrates in Toronto. Both her visual art and writing frequently explores themes such as feminism, body politics, racism and pop culture with an affinity to horror. She has been featured on BuzzFeed India, BuzzFeed Canada, CBC, Flare Magazine, Mashable, Shameless, and other smaller publications. In Fall 2016 she was the resident artist at Ryerson University, where she collaborated with 'Sexual Assault: The Roadshow', an Ontario Arts Council funded traveling art exhibit. In October 2017, she was awarded the Women Who Inspire Award, an award given by the Canadian Council for Muslim Women. Her debut book, It Begins with the Body, hits stores September 10th, 2018!

About Own The Walls:
Own the Walls is a platform dedicated to showcasing artists that are Indigenous, Black and People of Colour, with a mission to cultivate more meaningful engagements between artists and their audiences.

*A special thanks goes out to The Black Canary Espresso Bar and Silver Snail!


***Regretably the Silver Snail is not accessible as it has a flight of stairs at the entrance****

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Inside the Silver Snail

Toronto, ON M5B 1R7

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