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October 17, 2021

Canadian Authors' Association National Capital Region MONTHLY MEETINGS
Time and Place: virtual
Web: canadianauthors.org/nationalcapitalregion/events-and-programs/meetings/
If you wish to join a meeting, send a message to NCRadmin@canadianauthors.org. $10 for non members
October 17 - The Craft of Short Fiction, with Douglas Smith 1pm
November 20 - The MASS of Writing Fiction, with Tim Wynne-Jones 10:30 a.m.

Books and Biryani: A Muslim History of North America with Omar Mouallem
Time and Place: October 17 at 7:00 pm. virtual
Web: writersfestival.org/events/fall-2021-live-online-events/books-and-biryani-a-muslim-history-of-north-america
the Canadian Council of Muslim Women-Ottawa

The Class with Chris Hedges
Time and Place: October 17 at 7:30 pm. virtual
Web: writersfestival.org/events/fall-2021-live-online-events/the-class

  October 2021 Events
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Canadian Authors' Association National Capital Region MONTHLY MEETINGS
The Craft of Short Fiction, with Douglas Smith 1pm
Books and Biryani: A Muslim History of North America with Omar Mouallem 7:00pm
The Class with Chris Hedges 7:30pm
https://writersfestival.org/events/fall-2021-live-online-events/book-launch-off-the-record 7:30pm
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
Octopus Books Glebe
JONATHAN FRANZEN IN CONVERSATION WITH IAN BROWN 7pm Your purchase of Crossroads gives you exclusive access octopusbooks.ca/event/jonathan-franzen-in-conversation-with-ian-brown
Tree Reading Series 7:00pm
19:00 workshop by Inam Kang. 20:00 EST open mic. 20:30 Junie Désil and Manahil Bandukwala https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1yj2_tOHKtWdYsbM3DMgf-DSVbR7gnBQrqlIP-KhV7d8/viewform?edit_requested=true
BOOK LAUNCH: Hunting by Stars with Cherie Dimaline 7:30pm
Nations to Nations: Indigenous Voices at Library and Archives Canada
CKCU FM Literary News 9:30am
City of Ottaaw Book Awards and Arc Poetry Magazine 2021 Archibald Lampman Award Announcement 6:00pm
Third World Players 6:00pm
Riverbed x Library of Infinities 7:30pm
a Zoom Tribute Event for Mick Burrs, aka Steven Michael Berzensky (1940-2021) 8:30pm
CKCU FM Friday Special Blend 7:00am
Ottawa International Writers Festival Radio 12:00pm
Conyer Clayton at Booknanza 6:00pm
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Irving Layton: The Jewish Poems 2:00pm Bywords 2021 John Newlove Poetry Award 7:30pm
Monday Night Scribes 10:00pm
Octopus Books Glebe
CHRIS HADFIELD IN CONVERSATION WITH TEDDY WILSON 8pm Your purchase of The Apollo Murders gives you exclusive access
Book Launch: My Stories, My Times, Volume 2 with The Right Honourable Jean Chrétien 7:30pm
Octopus Books Glebe
GEHL V CANADA: CHALLENGING SEX DISCRIMINATION IN THE INDIAN ACT 7pm octopusbooks.ca/event/gehl-v-canada-challenging-sex-discrimination-in-the-indian-act
CKCU FM Literary News 9:30am
My Best Mistake with Terry O’Reilly 7:30pm
Octopus Books Glebe
DAVID A. ROBERTSON IN CONVERSATION WITH SUSIN NIELSEN 8pm octopusbooks.ca/event/david-a-robertson-in-conversation-with-susin-nielsen
Wakefield Writers Festival 2021 Writers Fête
Home is a Beautiful Word 7pm Joel Bernbaum, Katie Burkholder Harris Leah Cogan, host A co-production with Theatre Wakefield La Fab sur Mill 8 Mill Rd., Chelsea, Québec
Third World Players 6:00pm
Wakefield Writers Festival 2021 Writers Fête
Des mots à l'apéro 19h Michel Jean, Rodney Saint-Éloi, Mishka Lavigne, Animé par Julie Huard Centre Wakefield La Pêche ​38 Valley Drive, Wakefield, Québec
CKCU FM Friday Special Blend 7:00am
Ottawa International Writers Festival Radio 12:00pm
Wakefield Writers Festival 2021 Writers Fête
Tête-à-Tête 7pm Diana Beresford-Kroeger Seth Klein (live from Vancouver) Adrian Harewood, host Centre Wakefield La Pêche ​38 Valley Drive, Wakefield, Québec
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Wakefield Writers Festival 2021 Writers Fête
(Un)told Storytelling 2020/2021 7:30pm