“My Very First Reading”

Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 5:30 pm

Ever wished you could go back and be in the audience when your favourite author performed their work for the first time? This just may be your chance! These writers may not have read their work to an audience before, but there’s a first time for everything. Open mic slots available – you won’t find a more supportive audience anywhere.

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Late Night Readings: Sex, Death, Money

Sunday, October 2, 2016
10:30 pm -

The Late Night Readings are everyone's favourite NYWF institution! Pull up a bean bag and get cosy.

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Poetry and Music: “The Body as a Map”

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Saturday, October 1, 2016
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Poets and sound artists have been paired together creating work on the theme "The Body as a Map". A unique listening party comprised of live and pre-recorded elements.

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Word Hurl Anti-Slam

Thursday, September 29, 2016
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

A no rules open mic spoken word and poetry night. Anything can happen and hopefully will.

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Allowed on Timeline: A Slide Night

Thursday, September 29, 2016
9:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Five writers dig out their best snaps and pass them on, granting each other creative licence to re-imagine the image through storytelling.