news | Thursday July 20, 2023

Three Talonbooks Authors at the 2023 Victoria Festival of Authors

We are delighted to announce that three Talonbooks authors will be featured at this year’s Victoria Festival of Authors!

Wanda John-Kehewin and Samantha Nock will appear in the Poet-Tree Walk at Mary Lake event, sharing works from their respective collections of poetry, Spells, Wishes, and the Talking Dead: ᒪᒪᐦᑖᐃᐧᓯᐃᐧᐣ ᐸᑯᓭᔨᒧᐤ ᓂᑭᐦᒋ ᐋᓂᐢᑯᑖᐹᐣ mamahtâwisiwin, pakosêyimow, nikihci-âniskotâpân and A Family of Dreamers as they guide participants on a gorgeous nature walk. Also reading poetry at this unique event are Robert Bringhurst and Russell Thornton.

Nikki Reimer will be sharing work from their new book of poetry No Town Called We in the event “Writing Complex Bodies” alongside Jenn Ashton and Susan Mockler, moderated by Meharoona Ghani.

The Victoria Festival of Authors runs from October 11th–15th. For a complete list of the incredible authors sharing their work at this year’s festival, click here.

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