Students in plaza

Watermelon Seeds Festival of Literature

May
22
When: Wednesday, May 22, 2024, 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Attendance: Offline/In-Person
Location: Nanaimo Campus
Building: 305
Room: 004 (Exterior Plaza)
900 Fifth St
Nanaimo, BC V9R 5S5

Add to CalendarWatermelon Seeds Festival of Literature05/22/2024 06:00 PM05/22/2024 09:00 PMMM/DD/YYYYAmerica/VancouverWatermelon Seeds Festival of Literature. Internationally acclaimed and award-winning novelists, poets, playwrights, and journalists read outside VIU Library. The reading features Karim Alrawi (Book of Sands), Joy Dubé (River), Sonnet L’Abbé (Sonnet’s Shakespeare), Robert Pepper-Smith (The Orchard Keepers), Jay Ruzesky (In Antarctica), Craig Taylor (New Yorkers), and Paul Watkins (Soundin' Canaan). Students will also participate in the reading. WHAT: Watermelon Seeds Festival of Literature WHERE: Vancouver Island University, Nanaimo campus quad (in front of the Library, Building 305), 900 Fifth St, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 5S5 WHEN: Wednesday, 22 May 2024, at 6:00 p.m. PRICE: Free and open to the public NOTE: Please bring your own chair \n\n\nNanaimo Campus Building 305 Room 004 (Exterior Plaza)\n900 Fifth St\nNanaimo BC V9R 5S5\n\nhttps://events.viu.ca/watermelon-seeds-festival-literatureNanaimo Campus Building 305 Room 004 (Exterior Plaza)falseaYqCFcQpUzxLBYhTummH26494

Watermelon Seeds Festival of Literature. Internationally acclaimed and award-winning novelists, poets, playwrights, and journalists read outside VIU Library. The reading features Karim Alrawi (Book of Sands), Joy Dubé (River), Sonnet L’Abbé (Sonnet’s Shakespeare), Robert Pepper-Smith (The Orchard Keepers), Jay Ruzesky (In Antarctica), Craig Taylor (New Yorkers), and Paul Watkins (Soundin' Canaan). Students will also participate in the reading.
WHAT: Watermelon Seeds Festival of Literature
WHERE: Vancouver Island University, Nanaimo campus quad (in front of the Library, Building 305), 900 Fifth St, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 5S5
WHEN: Wednesday, 22 May 2024, at 6:00 p.m.
PRICE: Free and open to the public
NOTE: Please bring your own chair

Event Organizer:
Warren Heiti and VIU Authors