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January 16th, 2013 • Posted in Authors and Books, Montreal

Three Reasons for literary travel to Montreal in 2013

February 1, 2013, 7 p.m. – Madeleine Thien
Montreal-based author and winner of the Amazon.ca First Novel Award and the international Ovid Festival Prize for her novel, Certainty.
WHERE: J.A. de Sève Cinema (1400 De Maisonneuve W. Blvd.)

March 1, 2013, 7 p.m. – Kevin Barry
Irish author and winner of the Rooney Prize for Irish Literature for his short story collection There are Little Kingdoms. His short story, “Ox Mountain Death Song,” was recently featured in The New Yorker.
WHERE: Hall Building, Room H-767 (1455 De Maisonneuve W. Blvd.)
Co-sponsored with the School of Canadian Irish Studies

March 22, 2013, 7 p.m. – Juliana Spahr
American poet, critic, and editor, and the recipient of the 2009 Hardison Poetry Prize.
WHERE: Hall Building, Room H-767 (1455 De Maisonneuve W. Blvd.)

All part of Writers Read at Concordia