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Wayde Compton: Vancouver launch for The Outer Harbour (Oct 2014)

Acclaimed poet and essayist Wayde Compton launches his debut story collection The Outer Harbour at the Vancouver Public Library on October 19.

Best known as a poet, Wayde's previous book, the non-fiction collection After Canaan, was a City of Vancouver Book Award finalist in 2012. The Outer Harbour, his fifth book with Arsenal Pulp Press, represents his first foray into fiction.

The launch includes an interview conducted by Renee Saklikar (author of Children of Air India) as well as a DJ set by Jason De Couto.

Sunday, October 19, 2014
Vancouver Public Library, Main Branch, 350 West Georgia St. (Alice McKay Room, Lower Level)
A free event; book sales by the Paper Hound

For more information, see the Facebook event page here.