A B Series Presents
Readings by Shirley Bear & Mark Truscott
Doors open 7:30pm
Performances at 8pm
Saturday, November 12, 2011
301 1/2 Bank Street (up the stairs)
$7 (students $5)
Shirley Bear was recently named a member of the Order of Canada for her contributions as a First Nations visual artist and cultural activist. She is a multimedia artist, writer, traditional First Nation herbalist and Elder.
|Shirley Bear's "Virgin Bones"|
Mark Truscott is the author of two books of poetry: Said Like Reed or Things (Coach House, 2004) and Nature (BookThug, 2010). In June 2011, BookThug published a prose chapbook,Form: A Series. Truscott leads courses and workshops through the Toronto New School of Writing. He lives in Toronto.
|Mark Truscott's "Said Like Reeds or Things"|
The A B Series gratefully acknowledges the support of the City of Ottawa, the Ontario Arts Council, the Canada Council for the Arts, and Gallery 101.