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April 28, 2015

Spring Edition 2015, Ottawa International Writers Festival
Time and Place: Christ Church Cathedral, Cathedral Hall • 414 Sparks
Web: www.writersfestival.org/about
politics, poetry, prose & more; check site for details, ticket & venue info
April 28 - 12pm-Brain Gain with John G. Jung; 6:30pm-Ontario Scene Presents Close to Home with Rhonda Douglas, Helen Humphreys and James Bartleman; 6:45pm-Blog Out Loud; 8:30pm-Crime and Punishment with Michael Christie, Chigozie Obioma and Linden MacIntyre.

Ottawa StoryTellers Stories and Tea
Time and Place: 7:00 pm. the Tea Party, 119 York Street
Web: www.ottawastorytellers.ca/stories-and-tea/
stories begin on the hour and half-hour; PWYC - minimum $5

Superheroes and Literature - Dr. Brian Johnson
Time and Place: April 28 at 7:00 pm. the Daily Grind, 601 Somerset W.
Web: events.carleton.ca/cu-in-the-city-2/
Carleton University in the City-Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Words To Live By
Time and Place: 7:00 pm. Pressed, 750 Gladstone
Open mic & spoken word features $7
April 28 - Nathanaël Larochette

Tree Reading Series
Time and Place: 8:00 pm. Black Squirrel Books & Tea, 1073 Bank Street
Web: www.treereadingseries.ca
Email: info@treereadingseries.ca
poetry, including an open mic, feature & free workshop on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday
April 28 - RUSTY PRISKE + SADIQA DE MEIJER
May 12 - HOT OTTAWA VOICES + CHAPBOOK AWARD
May 26 - Workshop-6:45pm: TBA with Susan Gillis; Open mic & features: Anna Yin - 8pm
June 9 - Workshop-6:45pm: For the Love of the Sonnet with David Stymeist; Open mic & features: CAROLYN SOUAID + MÉIRA COOK + NAOMI GUTTMAN - 8pm
June 23 - DAVID MCGIMPSEY + TIM LILBURN

  April 2015 Events
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Spring Edition 2015, Ottawa International Writers Festival
2pm-Essentials of the Short Story with Guy Vanderhaeghe; 4pm-Parenting Exceptional Children with Ann Douglas and Kristine Barnett; 6:30pm-A Natural History of Alzheimer’s and Aging with Jay Ingram; 6:45pm-BookThug Launch: Carellin Brooks, Mike Steeves, Pearl Pirie, Jake Kennedy; Sense and Sensibility with Obi Simic,Nina Berkhout and Beth Powning and kevin mcpherson eckhoff.
Write Now 10:00am
Spring Edition 2015, Ottawa International Writers Festival
12pm-Poetry as a Practice: Don McKay in Conversation with David O’Meara; 6:30pm-Close Encounters with the Natural World with Jennifer Kingsley and Deni Bechard; 6:45pm-Book Launch: Town & Train with James K. Moran; 8:30pm-Poetry Cabaret with Marie Annharte Baker, Marilyn Dumont and Don McKay.
Robin Esrock 12:00pm
Ottawa Story Tellers - (un)told open mic series 8:00pm
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
Spring Edition 2015, Ottawa International Writers Festival
12pm-Brain Gain with John G. Jung; 6:30pm-Ontario Scene Presents Close to Home with Rhonda Douglas, Helen Humphreys and James Bartleman; 6:45pm-Blog Out Loud; 8:30pm-Crime and Punishment with Michael Christie, Chigozie Obioma and Linden MacIntyre.
Ottawa StoryTellers Stories and Tea 7:00pm
Superheroes and Literature - Dr. Brian Johnson 7:00pm
Words To Live By 7:00pm
Nathanaël Larochette
Tree Reading Series 8:00pm
RUSTY PRISKE + SADIQA DE MEIJER
Click Here 5:00pm
Concordia University Presents The Walrus Talks Being Human 7:00pm
In/Words Writers' Circle 7:00pm
Ottawa Comix Jam 7:00pm
In/Words Reading Series 9:00pm
Ian Martin & Scott Cleland
Mugshots Open Mic Wednesdays 10:00pm
The A B Series
Steven Artelle and Cameron Anstee, Ottawa Art Gallery, 8pm
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscapes 6:30pm
Jan Andrews' CD launch 7:00pm
the Quatuor Gualuor 9:00pm