Tuesday, July 21
7:00 – 7:45 pm
This event will be livestreamed through the WGA YouTube page HERE
This event will be only be available live on July 21, a recording will not be archived. Please tune in at 7 pm in order to not miss out!
Fort McMurray author Dorothy Bentley will read from her children’s poetry picture book Summer North Coming, followed by a Q&A led by Calgary writer Barbori Garnet. Viewers will have the chance to send questions during the event.
Dorothy Bentley has been writing poetry sporadically since elementary school, but only recently began submitting it to contests, literary magazines. and publishers. Summer North Coming, published by Fitzhenry & Whiteside in September 2019, was a winner in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo annual “Words in Motion” contest. F&W published the sequel, Winter North Coming, in the same hardcover edition. More of her poetry has appeared in NorthWord, A Literary Journal of the North, Ambrosia Literary Review, and elsewhere, plus forthcoming in the (M)othering Anthology to be released by Innana Press.