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Still Points in a Turning World: Wade Davis and John Vaillant in Conversation

Still Points in a Turning World: Wade Davis and John Vaillant in Conversation
317 Dundas St. W., Art Gallery of Ontario Jackman Hall
Time: May 22nd, 7:00 pm End: May 22nd, 9:00 pm
Interest Categories: Ethics, English and Drama (UTM), English (UTSC), English (FAS), Critical Theory, Comparative Literature (FAS), Communication, Culture, Information and Technology (UTM), Book History/Print Culture, Arts, Culture and Media (UTSC), Anthropology (FAS), 2000-
Discussion of the role of the writer

PEN Canada is pleased to host an event in the Ideas in Dialogue series, in memory of Constance Rooke:

Still Points in a Turning World: Wade Davis and John Vaillant in Conversation

Thursday, May 22, 2014, 7:00 p.m.
Jackman Hall, Art Gallery of Ontario
$25
 
Elegist, advocate, or dispassionate observer? What role should writers play in a world of transient landscapes, and ever-changing languages and cultures? Anthropologist Wade Davis and author John Vaillant consider the ethics of storytelling, reportage and bearing witness in the twenty-first century. Moderated by poet and novelist Karen Connelly.

To book tickets, and for more information: http://pencanada.ca/events-info/ideas-in-dialogue-wade-davis-and-john-vaillant/

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Contact: Juanita Bawagan, Communications, PEN Canada, at (416) 703-8448 ext. 21.


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