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NPM18: LOCAL HEROES BY PENN KEMP LAUNCH

April 19, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Launch of Local Heroes (Insomniac Press) by Penn Kemp

April 19,, 2018, Lecture Theatre
Museum London, 421 Ridout St N.

6:30-7:15. Curator Tour: Women’s Lives in Canada: A History, 1875-2000
7:30-8:30. Penn’s reading
8:30-9 pm. Book signing

Join London poet and playwright Penn Kemp for the launch of her book
Local Heroes (Insomniac Press). Local Heroes is a celebration of regional artists

from Greg Curnoe and James Kemp to writers Alice Munro, Colleen Thibaudeau and Bonnie Burnard.
New poems about explorer Teresa Harris are featured.

The evening includes an exhibition tour with curator Amber Lloydlangston, followed by  Insomniac Press publisher Mike O’Connor and Penn’s reading.

The theatre will show several short videos on Local Heroes by Dennis Siren, Mary McDonald and Western’s Community Engaged Learning. The poet will then sign books.

Contact: Museum London, 519 661-0333, info@museumlondon.ca
http://museumlondon.ca/programs-events/event/2458/2018/04/19
promo video: https://youtu.be/x-edwKodu0s
https://www.facebook.com/events/181506832475203/

https://pennkemp.wordpress.com/2018/04/09/launch-of-local-heroes

For more about LOCAL HEROES, please see http://poetryminiinterviews.blogspot.ca/2018/03/penn-kemp-part-one.html.

Details

Date:
April 19, 2018
Time:
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/181506832475203/

Venue

Museum London
421 Ridout St. N.
London, Ontario Canada
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Phone:
519-661-0333
Website:
http://museumlondon.ca/