Authors@Acadia

Each year the Department of English and Theatre hosts a series of readings and presentations by authors from across the region and around the world. These events are open to the public and are an important source of cultural enrichment for student, faculty, and Wolfville community members alike.

FALL 2019

Sarah Faber
All is Beauty Now: Fiction Reading
Wednesday, September 18, 7PM
Beveridge Arts Centre
Room 132 (Across from Gallery)

Madeline Bassnett
Under the Gamma Camera: Poetry Reading
Monday, October 7, 7PM
Quiet Reading Room
Vaughan Memorial Library

Lyn Bennett
"Early Modern Maritime Recipes:
From Baking Cakes to Curing Cancer”
Wednesday, November 6, 7PM
K.C. Irving Environmental Science Centre
Auditorium

WINTER 2020

Basma Kavanagh
Ruba’iyat for the Time of Apricots: Poetry Reading
Wednesday,  January 22, 4PM
Quiet Reading Room
Vaughan Memorial Library

Andrew Steeves
“Stepping into Traffic:
Literature and Your Life”
Saturday, February 29, Time tba
K.C. Irving Environmental Science Centre
Auditorium

Some of the notable authors who have visited us over the past few years include Thomas King, Sheree Fitch, Rawi Hage, and Budge Wilson.