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Spindrift: an evening of sea-themed literature | Victoria

December 14 | 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Free

Michael Hadley and Anita Hadley, the editors of the Canadian bestseller Spindrift: A Canadian Book of the Sea, will be dipping into Canada’s literary history with an evening of readings that celebrate our maritime muse.

This is a free event but registration is recommended. Refreshments and light snacks to be provided.

Spindrift: A Canadian Book of the Sea (Douglas & McIntyre, $36.95) is an anthology of 170 pieces of writing from over 130 of Canada’s most significant literary voices, in which historical non-fiction, classic Canadian poetry and sea-themed contemporary fiction pool together. The passages range from tales of nautical exploration to harrowing accounts of disasters at sea to humorous portraits of coastal characters.

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Date:
December 14
Time:
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cost:
Free
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Website:
http://mmbc.bc.ca/events/book-launch-spindrift-a-canadian-book-of-the-sea/

Organizer

Douglas & McIntyre

Venue

Maritime Museum of BC
634 Humboldt St.
Victoria, BC Canada
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