September 29, 2010

Aqua Books: Deborah Schnitzer

Aqua Books
is pleased to be the permanent home of the poetry series Speaking Crow. 

The Crow starts at 7:00 p. m. and is followed by 2 open-mic sets and short breaks in between.  
Come take up the mic and wax poetic about life, the universe and everything!

On Tuesday, October 5, the featured reader is Deborah Schnitzer.

Deborah’s work appears in several anthologies, including Children of the Shoah: Holocaust Literature and Education and Dropped Threads.  
She co-edited Uncommon Wealth: An Anthology of Poetry in English and, with Debbie Keahey, The Madwoman in the Academy: Writing on the Tower, a gathering of women’s writing about graduate school, teaching and tenure. 
She has published 2 books of poetry, Black Beyond Blue and Loving Gertrude Stein, and also a novel, Gertrude Unmanageable
Her new book An Unexpected Break in the Weather is a novel of unconventional friendships in a Winnipeg neighbourhood. 
Schnitzer is a 3M Teaching Fellow in the English Department at the University of Winnipeg.

Have a great day.  How can you miss - you're in Winnipeg!

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