CUPE's WriterFest Oct 22 featuring host Daniel Gawthrop + Larrisa Lai, Stan Persky, David Chariandy + more!

Invitation to CUPE’s WriterFest!

2009_Oct_CUPE_writerfest 106 by you.

Todd Wong, CUPE 391 Vancouver Library Worker  with authors David Chariandy and Larissa Lai.

Authors, bibliophiles, reference users, and library lovers:
Please join for a discussion on the importance of locally-purchased materials and collection development.

With cuts to libraries, arts and recently to BC BookWorld,  ABPBC and BCAMP – this is timely!

Featured author panelists:
CAROLINE ADDERSON (A History of Forgetting, I Bruno)
CARELLIN BROOKS (Wreck Beach, Carnal Nations)
LARRISA LAI (Salt Fish Girl, When Fox is a Thousand
STAN PERSKY (The Short Version: An ABC Book, Mixed Media Mixed Messages)
BILL TIELMAN (24 Hours, The Tyee)
+ moderator DANIEL GAWTHROP (Rice Queen Diaries)

WHEN: Thursday, October 22, 2009, 7:30-9:30 pm
WHERE: Alice MacKay Room, Central Library (350 West Georgia)

*Please RSVP to Mike DePaoli ( Alexandra Youngberg (

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