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Patrick Lane: Rest in Poetry

March 8, 2019
Award-winning poet and novelist Patrick Lane passed away on March 7 at age 79, the result of a heart attack. His publisher, McClelland & Stewart, made the announcement, calling Lane “one of Canada’s mostrenowned writers” — a claim few would argue. ...
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Don't forget to get your story in to the Islands Short Fiction Contest by the deadline of March 29th at noon! Details and entry forms at

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Inter-Cultural Association of Greater Victoria
Quite the line-up of diverse Canadian authors who will be featured at the April 11-14 Sidney LitFest. Authors include: • David Chariandy, author of "Brother" which relates the immigrant experience of two brothers in Ontario. • Esi Edugyan, two-time Giller prize winner. Her latest novel "Washington Black"...

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Lee Maracle is a truly inspiring author, cultural leader and speaker... Highly recommended event tomorrow!

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