Word UP! :)
Since the demise of the Society of the Spoken Word, a number of local writers and poets – including some BWC members – have gotten together and are organizing a new reading series called Word UP! The first event will be held on Thursday June 19, 2014 from 7-9 pm @ Unity Market Cafe & Studio, located at 25 Toronto Street, Barrie.
Here’s a list of the poets and authors taking part. If you’d like to share your work you can take part in the readings, bring copies of your work to sell, or both.
Here’s a list of the people reading so far:
Deepam Wadds is a therapist and short story writer from Orillia.
Linda Laforge is a Barrie artist and novelist and founder of Word Up.
Jeremy Johnston is author of two chapbooks, a recent graduate of Laurentian in Barrie, and will be attending the University…
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