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Edmonton Launch of Refuse: CanLit in Ruins

January 16 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Join us for a cinq à sept to celebrate the launch of REFUSE:CANLIT IN RUINS, edited by Hannah McGregor, Julie Rak, and Erin Wunker. From 5:00 – 7:00 PM in the Student Lounge of the Old Arts Building on the University of Alberta campus, contributors to the volume, along with some wonderful local writers, will read their world-making work of refusal in hopes of building a better Canadian literature.

With readings by Chelsea Vowel, Nikki Reimer, Marilyn Dumont, and CJ Bogle, with co-editors Hannah McGregor and Julie Rak reading from the volume’s introduction.

This event is co-sponsored by the Canadian Literature Centre, University of Alberta – Faculty of Arts, University of Alberta – English and Film Studies, Kule Institute for Advanced Study, Research at the Intersections of Gender – RIG, LitFest Alberta, Glass Bookshop, and Glass Buffalo.

Hosted by Canadian Literature Centre/Centre de littérature canadienne.


January 16
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm