Amber Dawn (author of the memoir How Poetry Saved My Life
and the award-winning novel Sub Rosa
) is featured at three events at the Vancouver Writers Festival, on October 23 and 25.
On Wed, October 23, she appears with Nancy Jo Cullen and Abdellah Taia at an event entitled "Beyond Queer." On Fri, October 25, she appears with Helen Humphreys, Priscilla Uppal, and Jowita Bydlowska on a memoir-focused panel entitled "In the Beginning." And on the same day, October 25, she appears at a celebration for the 50th anniversary of UBC's Creative Writing program at an event entitled "50 Years of Stories."
For more information, see the Vancouver Writers Festival website here