Friday, April 25, 2014

Presenting Ondjaki and Granma Nineteen

Next week we're delighted to announce that Ondjaki, one of Angola's best-known and most beloved authors, will embark on a cross-country Canadian tour. Are you in Ottawa? Toronto? Montreal? Windsor? Vancouver? Come out and hear the voice that has captured over a dozen international prizes and earned praise around the globe. For his complete tour schedule, read on! We'll have more about Granma Nineteen in the coming days.

Tuesday, April 29 – 8:30pm 
"Another Word for Nothing Left" 
with Padma Viswanathan, Ondjaki and Nadia Bozak
hosted by CBC's Adrian Harewood 
(location: Knox Presbyterian Church, 120 Lisgar Street at Elgin)

Wednesday, April 30 – 7:30pm
Reading with Ondjaki, Miriam Toews and Evie Wyld 
(location: York Quay Centre, Brigantine Room)

3. Blue Metropolis Festival, MONTREAL                        
                           Friday, May 2nd – 7pm – 7:20pm
                            Book signing (location: Las Americas)

Saturday, May 3rd – 3:30pm – 4:30pm 
“Memory, family lore and fiction” 
with Luis Alberto Urrea, David Homel, and Ondjaki
(location: Las Americas)

Saturday, May 3rd – 5pm – 6pm
“Cara a Cara Com Ondjaki” Portuguese language event 
(location: Las Americas)

Saturday, May 3rd – 8pm – 9:30pm

“Face to Face With Ondjaki” Interview
hosted by CBC's Paul Kennedy 
(location: Salle Godin)

Tuesday, May 6 – 7pm
Reading with Ray Robertson, C.P. Boyko, K.D. Miller and Ondjaki 
(location: Biblioasis bookshop)

Wednesday, May 7 – 7:30pm
Reading with Ondjaki, Claire Battershill and Sean Michaels 
(location: Alice MacKay Room, Central Library)

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