Readings by some Western Canadian authors
- This may be of interest to those familiar with Grant MacEwan's works.
Lee Shedden is the editor of A Century of Grant MacEwan, a collection
of writings by Grant MacEwan. He will be in attendance with 3 additional
authors at the following event:
Words of Canada's West
at the Calgary Public Library
author of Whiter Shade of Pale/Becoming Emma, The Lion's Mouth,
Island of the Nightingales, and others.
author of The Wheel Keeper
editor of A Century of Grant MacEwan
author of Whipstock
Join some of Western Canada's finest authors for an evening of
reading, followed by refreshments, and a book signing
Wednesday, May 14
Calgary Public Library
616 MacLeod Trail, SE
A couple of reviews about Lee Shedden's compilation follow.
"There may be no better guide
than Grant MacEwan to the broad
strokes and telling details of
western Canadian history ... a
writer of superb prose that is
always robust, direct, clear,
unadorned, and often spiced with
wry twists of gentle humour."
Legacy magazine, Spring 2003
"[E]specially for those who have never before
down-to-earth stories, this book will be a real
Alberta History Magazine
Additional information can be obtained by using "Google", and entering
the book names above, for each author.