Through Her Eyes: Contemporary Women's Writing Panel

Stratford Public Library
19 St Andrew St • Stratford, ON

Doors: 3:00PM | Show Starts: 3:30PM
All Ages

Featuring: Sarah Selecky, Andrea Bain, Emily Anglin

Tickets

General Admission ($28.25)

$25 + HST

Student General Admission ($16.95)

$15 + HST.

At Door General Admission ($33.90)

$30 + HST.

At Door Student General Admission ($22.60)

$20 + HST.


Event type: All Ages

In today's society, women are under more pressure than ever to meet certain expectations. While they take very different approaches, three books being featured at this year's Stratford Writers Festival examine the ways women see themselves and are seen by others.

In Emily Anglin’s darkly humorous collection of stories, characters refashion themselves to fit a new competitive milieu. Andrea Bain's nonfiction Single Girl Problems details how modern single women continue to be perceived as problematic and attempts to change that narrative. And Sarah Selecky's debut novel Radiant Shimmering Light looks at female friendship, the face we show the world online, and letting your own light shine.

About the authors

Writer and freelance editor Emily Anglin grew up in Waterloo and now lives in Toronto. Emily Anglin’s writing has appeared in The New Quarterly and the Whitewall Review. The Third Person is her debut book.

Andrea Bain, co-host of the CBC daytime talk show The Goods, has hosted many national lifestyle shows, appeared as a relationship specialist on Canadian daytime programs, and interviewed Hollywood heavyweights. She lives in Toronto.

Sarah Selecky’s debut collection, This Cake Is for the Party, was a finalist for the Scotiabank Giller Prize, was shortlisted for the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize for Best First Book, and was longlisted for the Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award.

Stratford Public Library
19 St Andrew St, Stratford, ON

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Part of: Stratford Writers Festival 2018

October 14, 2018 - October 22, 2018

12 Other Events in this Series

Through Her Eyes: Contemporary Women's Writing Panel

Through Her Eyes: Contemporary Women's Writing Panel will be at Stratford Public Library in Stratford, ON on Saturday, October 20, 2018. The doors open at 3:00PM, and the event will get underway around 3:30PM. Through Her Eyes: Contemporary Women's Writing Panel line-up includes Sarah Selecky, Andrea Bain, Emily Anglin. Stratford Public Library is located at 19 St Andrew St, Stratford, ON.

Cutoff for Online Ticket Sales is Saturday, October 20, 2018 2:59 pm EST unless the event sells out earlier.

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