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October 2019

BFW19 Panel #1: Celebrating Toni Morrison

October 17 @ 7:00 pm
School of Creative Arts (SoCA) The Armouries

Join Vincent Georgie, Executive Director of the Windsor International Film Festival and local actor Leslie McCurdy in a…


BFW19 Panel #2: RESPECT: M.L. Liebler, Jim Daniels, W.D. Ehrhart and, Cindy Hunter Morgan

October 18 @ 7:00 pm
School of Creative Arts (SoCA) The Armouries

RESPECT: is a collection of poems and lyrics that capture the musical history of Detroit. Join M.L. Leibler…


BFW19 Workshop: Graphic Storytelling: Jessica Bromley Bartram and Ben O’Neil

October 19 @ 11:00 am
School of Creative Arts (SoCA) The Armouries

Join Mark Laliberte, publisher of Pop Noir Editions and two authors Jessica Bromley Bartram and Ben O’Neil in…


BFW19 Workshop: Bookish Fun for Kids with Vanessa Shields

October 19 @ 1:00 pm
School of Creative Arts (SoCA) The Armouries

KIDS’ WRITING WORKSHOPS · BOOKISH FUN FOR KIDS! Ages 8 – 12 Workshop length – 1.5 hours Led…


BFW19 Panel #3: Poetry: Melanie Janisse Barlow, Gwen Benaway and Jim Johnstone

October 19 @ 1:00 pm
School of Creative Arts (SoCA) The Armouries

Local poet Melanie Janisse Barlow is joined by Gwen Benaway and Jim Johnstone in sharing their poetry and…


BFW19 Workshop: Bookish Fun for Kids with Vanessa Shields

October 19 @ 2:30 pm
School of Creative Arts (SoCA) The Armouries

KIDS’ WRITING WORKSHOPS · BOOKISH FUN FOR KIDS! Ages 8 – 12 Workshop length – 1.5 hours Led…


BFW19 Panel #4: Fiction: Blair Hurley and Nadja Lubiw-Hazard

October 19 @ 2:30 pm
School of Creative Arts (SoCA) The Armouries

Join moderator Teajai Travis as he explores the books and writing process with fiction authors Blair Hurley and…


BFW19 Spotlight: Non-Fiction: Mark Bourrie

October 19 @ 4:00 pm
School of Creative Arts (SoCA) The Armouries

A conversation with author Mark Bourrie about his non-fiction book, The Bush Runner: The Adventures of Pierre Esprit…


BFW19 Panel #5: Storytelling: Hassan Ghedi Santur and Sandra Muse Isaacs

October 19 @ 5:00 pm
School of Creative Arts (SoCA) The Armouries

Be inspired by the story-telling of Hassan Ghedi Santur and Sandra Muse. An enlightening insight into writing and…


BFW19 Spotlight: Non-Fiction: Lindsay Wong

October 19 @ 8:00 pm
School of Creative Arts (SoCA) The Armouries

Lindsay Wong is a must-watch Canadian author who has written a memoir entitled, The Woo Woo: How I…