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January 1, 1970 @ 12:00 am - August 12, 2018 @ 11:45 am
Aga Khan Museum, 77 Wynford Drive
Toronto, Ontario M3C 1K1 Canada
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BC: The Stories that Find Us literary festival

April 27, 2017 @ 8:00 am - April 30, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Nanimo, BC Canada

The Federation of British Columbia Writers is hosting a four-day spring festival in Nanaimo April 27-30 that will bring Giller Prize nominees and top BC writing talent to the city. The theme of the festival is “The Stories That Find Us” -- a diverse exploration of what compels writers to ... [click for more]

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2:00 pm

ON: Klyde Broox-Ode to My Postal Code: A Spoken Word Tribute to the Neighbourhoods We Live In

April 28, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Central Library Hamilton Public Library, 55 York Blvd.
Hamilton, Ontario Canada

Central Library Hamilton Public Library 55 York Blvd. Klyde Broox celebrates poetry month at Hamilton Public Library. Join him with the final contestants of the Ode to My Postal Code project, who will perform a community poetry slam and share some neighbourhood pride.

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7:00 pm

BC: Poetry Parlour – Time for New Work at Nechako

April 28, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Nechako Branch Multipurpose Room, 6547 Hart Highway
Prince George, British Columbia V2K 3A4 Canada

This event is the culmination of three poetry parlours for Prince George, hosted by the PGPL. It is an opportunity for poets to share new work out loud and on the page. Visiting poets read and share their work and enjoy the work of local poets.

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8:00 pm

Toronto: Poetry Slam featuring Andre Prefontaine

April 28, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Drake Hotel, 1150 Queen St W
Toronto, Ontario Canada

Toronto Poetry Slam features its usual spoken word competition with special guest poet Andre Prefontaine. The Drake Hotel, 1150 Queen St. W. 8 p.m. $7. For info, email

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