Manitoba and Saskatchewan artists team up for Prairie Barge Festival, three days of music, art and culture.
September 7, 4 pm - Opening Reception
Assiniboine Park's Pavilion Gallery Museum, 55 Pavilion Crescent
This event is open to the public.
The venue is wheelchair accessible and parking is free.
Open Daily 9 am - 5 pm (Wednesday until 9 pm)
McNally Robinson Booksellers Grant Park, 1120 Grant Ave.
blue-footed boobies in the Galapagos & experience the grandeur of Machu Picchu, tour the wonders of the South Pacific or be awed by the inspiring landscapes in Iceland.
September 15, 7:30 pm
Manitoba Chamber Orchestra Pre-Concert Chat hosted by MCO Music Director Anne Manson.
Canadian soprano Karina Gauvin will discuss her performance from Alcina and Giulio Cesare before her September 16 MCO appearance.
September 16, 7:00 pm
Peter May in conversation with Terry MacLeod and signing the Fin MacLeod crime thrillers The Black House and The Lewis Man.
Peter May is the multi award-winning author of numerous crime thrillers, including the internationally bestselling Lewis Trilogy. May started his career as a journalist and went on to become of Scotland’s most prolific television writers.
September 18, 7:00 pm
Brenda Sciberras’ poetry has appeared in several Canadian literary magazines, as well as the anthologies A/Cross Sections: New Manitoba Writing, and I Found It at the Movies: An Anthology of Film Poems.
In September the Winnipeg International Writers Festival welcomes writers from Canada and around the world to THIN AIR, a week of readings, interviews, conversations, book launches, and other events for adults and children, in English and French.
THIN AIR Afternoon Book Chat - in the Atrium, 2:30-3:30 pm
Audrey Thomas & Miriam Toews, Tuesday September 23
André Alexis & Martha Baillie, Wednesday September 24
Denise Roig & Kathleen Winter, Thursday September 25
Jordan Abel & Ken Babstock, Friday September 26
An Evening with Dionne Brand, Thursday October 9, 7:00 pm in the Atrium.
In conversation and signing her new novel Love Enough
An Evening with Michael Crummey, Monday October 20, 7:00 pm in the Atrium.
In conversation and signing his new novel Sweetland
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