Jeff Bursey will be in Halifax launching his new novel, Mirrors On Which Dust Has Fallen (Verbivoracious Press). Carole Langille will read a short story from her forthcoming collection, I Am What I Am Because You Are What You Are (Gaspereau). Shalan Joudry, author of Generations Re-merging (Gaspereau) will share poetry. Author Chris Benjamin will read a recently published short story.
Chris Benjamin’s latest book shines a light on the people behind the Shubenacadie Residential School
Indian School Road: Legacies of the Shubenacadie Residential School
By Chris Benjamin
$24.95, paperback, 256 pp.
Nimbus Publishing, September 2014
Ten years ago, I had the strange privilege of co-authoring Atlantic Canada’s 100 Greatest Books. Great Atlantic Canadian books just keep coming. So, 10 years later, I’m again pondering the East Coast’s best books.
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“I spent several years as a reporter interviewing fishers, reading reports, talking to processors, about the groundfish closure that devastated the Atlantic industry; it was when I read Donna Morrissey’s Silvanus Now that I FELT the horror of what was happening to the Atlantic fishery”