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Spindrift: an evening of sea-themed literature | Victoria
December 14, 2017 | 6:30 PM - 8:00 PMFree
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.