September Dead Poets + WORD Reading

The next Dead Poets Reading Series event will take place this Sunday, September 11th, from 3-5 PM, at the Vancouver Public Library's Central Branch, Alice MacKay room.

The lineup:

John Asfour (1945 - 2014), read by Elee Kraljii Gardiner
Mahmoud Darwish (1942 - 2008), read by Rahat Kurd
Hafez (1325 - 1390), read by Nina Mosall
Nizar Qabanni (1923 - 1998), read by Ray McGinnis
Rumi (1207 - 1273), read by E.D. Blodgett

Also, as a special event for WORD Vancouver, we will be presenting a reading on Sunday, September 25th, at 2:35 PM, in the poetry tent ("Sunrise Suite").

The WORD reading will include:

Sveva Caetani (1917 - 1994), read by Daphne Marlatt
Jamie Reid (1941 - 2015), read by Wayde Compton
James Schuyler (1923 - 1991), read by Raoul Fernandes

Attendance is free for both.

For more info on either reading, visit the DPRS website.

I hope to see you at one (or both!) of our September events.

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