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Adebe D.A. Reads at York University

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Adebe D.A. Reads at York University
When

Wednesday, January 19, 2011 - 4:00pm

Where

Paul Delaney Gallery
320 Bethune College
Toronto, ON

Details

Featured Poet, Adebe D.A. will be reading her debut poetry collection, Ex Nihilo (Frontenac House, 2010) at the Studio Reading Series, hosted by York University’s Creative Writing Program. Event runs from 4-5:30pm.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR:

Adebe D. A. is a writer whose words travel between Toronto and New York City. She recently completed her MA at York University, where she also served as Assistant Editor for the arts and literary journal, Existere. Her work has been published in various North American sources, such as Canadian Woman Studies Journal, The Claremont Review, Canadian Literature, CV2 and The Toronto Star. She won the Toronto Poetry Competition in 2005 to become Toronto’s first Junior Poet Laureate. Ex Nihilo is her debut collection.

Ex Nihilo was longlisted for the University of Wales Dylan Thomas Prize for Young Writers. The £30,000 University of Wales Dylan Thomas Prize, is one of the largest prizes for young writers and is awarded to the best published or produced literary work in the English language, written by an author under 30. This year’s long list consists of 16 literary works – poetry, novels and a play – by writers from Canada, the United Kingdom, New Zealand, the United States, South Africa and Somalia.
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Adebe will read for about 40 minutes, and open the floor to any questions about her work. York University Creative Writing students will also be in attendance.

This is a free event.

More info: http://www.yorku.ca/web/future....

Location

Paul Delaney Gallery
320 Bethune College
Toronto, ON

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