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