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October 31, 2014

Special Blend
Time and Place: Every Friday at 7:00 am. CKCU 93.1 FM
music, performances, interviews with filmmakers, musicians, artists and creators; the people and events of Ottawa-Gatineau 7-9:15am

Poets' Pathway Tenth Unveiling
Time and Place: October 31 at 2:00 pm. North side of CORONATION PARK, on Coronation Avenue
Michel Thérien * Steven Artelle * Ben Glossop * Peter Hume *Karin Keyes Endemann

  October 2014 Events
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Ottawa International Writers Festival (Fall 2014)
2:00 PM: Contested Land, Contested Memory with Contested Land, Contested Memorey with Jo Roberts 4:00 PM: The Life We Have Planned with Joseph Kertes, Lee Henderson and Eric McCormack 6:30 PM: (Fox and Feather 2nd Floor • 283 Elgin St.) ARC POETRY with Bonny Cassidy, Natalie Harkin, Paul Vermeersch and Vera Wabegijig 6:30 PM: The Thinking Person’s Guide to Writing in the 21st Century with Steven Pinker 8:30 PM: The Paying Guests: One on One with Sarah Waters 8:30 PM:Lament for a Nation: An Ethical Challenge with David Austin and Anthony Stewa
Write Now 10:00am
Ottawa Antiquarian Book Fair 10:30am
Ottawa International Writers Festival (Fall 2014)
NOON: Masterclass with Chris Turner 6:30 PM: The Morning After with Chantal Hebert 6:30 PM Bywords 2014 John Newlove Poetry Award featuring Rob Thomas and music by The Companionship Registry 8:00 PM Chaudiere Books Launch featuring Roland Prevost, Amanda Earl and Monty Reid 8:30 PM: Living History: In the Shadow of War with Margaret Sweatman, Joanna Skibsrud and Frances Itani
How to Win the Leacock Medal for Humour 6:30pm
Phil Hall & Wanda Praamsma 7:00pm
Ottawa Story Tellers - (un)told open mic series 8:00pm
Blue Mondays 8:30pm
Lisa Marie Smith & Moonfruits!
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
Ottawa International Writers Festival (Fall 2014)
6:30 PM: Writing Your Life with Alison Pick, Donna Thompson and Catherine Gildner 8:30 PM: Breaking the Shell with Shani Mootoo, Lee Maracle and David Bergen
The Tea Party Stories and Tea 7:00pm
Words To Live By 7:00pm
Tree Reading Series 8:00pm
Workshop-6:45pm: Phil Hall; Open Mic; Feature: Ruth Roach Pierson & launch of "I found it in the movies.
Ottawa International Writers Festival (Fall 2014)
Noon: Masterclass with David Bergen 6:30 PM: Where the Path May Lead with Martha Baillie, David Bezmozgis and Dionne Brand 8:30 PM: Carleton Presents: 33 Artists in 3 Days with Sarah Thornton
Ottawa Public Library Teen Author Fest
Laurie Halse Anderson + Sara Farizan Cumberland branch, 1599 Tenth Line, 7pm;
Click Here 5:00pm
Barbara Fradkin and Rick Blechta 7:00pm
In/Words Writers' Circle 7:00pm
Ottawa Comix Jam 7:00pm
The Naughty Bits: Venus Envy Book Club 7:30pm
She of the Mountains by Vivek Sharaya
In/Words Reading Series 9:00pm
Chris Love & dalton derkson
Mugshots Open Mic Wednesdays 10:00pm
Ottawa International Writers Festival (Fall 2014)
7:00 PM: All In A Day Songwriters Circle
Ottawa Public Library Teen Author Fest
Laurie Halse Anderson, Beaverbrook branch, 2500 Campeau-1pm
Third World Players 6:00pm
Literary Landscapes 6:30pm
Postscripts to Darkness Pre-Halloween Event 7:00pm
Ottawa Arts Review 8:30pm
Special Blend 7:00am
Poets' Pathway Tenth Unveiling 2:00pm