WHEN: June 22nd / 6:30 PM @ Jim Deva Plaza
WHAT: Join us for a loud and proud reading of poetry and prose from published authors of Dagger Editions (Canada's newest queer women's imprint) as well as unpublished writers from your neighbourhood. These short and powerful peformances by Monica Meneghetti, Fatima Amarshi, and Jane Byers are free and open to the public. Hosted by Rachel Iwaasa from the Queer Arts Festival. Books available for sale and signing by Little Sisters Bookstore.
Our honoured Two-Spirit guest, Sempúlyan Gonzales of the Squamish Nation will welcome all guests with opening words and song.
This event is made possible by the West End Business Improvement Association and the Queer Arts Festival. Caitlin Press Inc acknowledges financial support from the Government of Canada and the Canada Council for the Arts, and from the Province of British Columbia through the British Columbia Arts Council and the Book Publisher’s Tax Credit.