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IFOA Kitchener

Friday, October 25, 2013 - 7:00 PM
Forest Heights Community Library, Kitchener Public Library
Reading: Lit On Tour
Participants: Robert Rotenberg

Thomas Enger and Robert Rotenberg read from their latest novels, Pierced and Stranglehold.

This is a free event. Please register using the online calendar available at www.kpl.org.For more information, call 519-743-0271.

Presented in partnership with Kitchener Public Library.

Hilary Weston Writers’ Trust Prize Finalists

Friday, October 25, 2013 - 8:00 PM
York Quay Centre - Studio Dance Theatre
Special Event: Festival
Participants: Rachel Giese, Thomas King, J.B. MacKinnon, Andrew Steinmetz
Hilary Weston Writers' Trust

For the second time, the IFOA is delighted to present a panel discussion between the writers nominated for the Hilary Weston Writers’ Trust Prize for Nonfiction, Canada’s richest prize for a work of non-fiction, which celebrates personal or journalistic essays, history, biography, memoirs, commentary and criticism, both social and political. Hosted and moderated by Rachel Giese.

The winner of the 2013 Hilary Weston Writers’ Trust Prize for Nonfiction will be announced on October 21, 2013.

In Conversation with Eric Schlosser

Friday, October 25, 2013 - 8:00 PM
York Quay Centre - Lakeside Terrace
Interview, Reading: Festival
Participants: Tim Cook, Eric Schlosser

Eric Schlosser, the bestselling author of Fast Food Nation, sits down to talk to historian Tim Cook about his highly anticipated new book, Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident and the Illusion of Safety. Hosted by Nathan Whitlock.

READING: Kelly Braffet, Aleksandar Hemon, Sam Lipsyte, Grażyna Plebanek

Friday, October 25, 2013 - 8:00 PM
York Quay Centre - Brigantine Room
Reading: Festival
Participants: Kelly Braffet, Rachel Harry, Aleksandar Hemon, Sam Lipsyte, Grażyna Plebanek

Authors Kelly Braffet, Aleksandar Hemon, Sam Lipsyte and Grażyna Plebanek read from their latest works. Hosted by Rachel Harry.

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