EVENTS

Calgary Spoken Word Festival
AvH will appear at the 2017 edition of the Calgary Spoken Word Festival. For more information go to the festival’s
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Anna Rutherford lecture
AvH will give the Anna Rutherford lecture at the 16th Triennial EACLALS Conference, hosted by the University of Oviedo. The 2017 conference
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Literary Kaleidoscope
Stampede and the Westness of West AvH will discuss “Stampede and the Westness of West” at Literary Kaleidoscope in Calgary
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“Deep Cold on 11A”
AvH will be reading her new story “Deep Cold on 11A” at Loft 112 on February 10, 2017 Organized by
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AvH reads her favourite Christmas book
AvH and other Calgary writers discuss the books they read every Christmas. Her selection for the past 30 years has
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AvH selected as one of the AFA’s 25 Influential Alberta Artists
Aritha van Herk – writer AvH selected as one of 25 Influential Alberta Artists in celebration of the Alberta Foundation
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What does the Stampede mean to us as Calgarians?
AvH talks to Sky England about her new book Stampede and the Westness of West. The book grew from her experience
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Can’t Wait for Stampede
Celebrate AvH and the launch of her book Stampede and the Westness of West. The party starts at 10:00 am
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2016 Lecture of a Lifetime video
The video recording of the 2016 Lecture of a Lifetime is now available. “Aritha’s reputation as a professor and mentor
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Erasure and Embarrassment, Plenty and Paucity
AvH will give a keynote entitled “Erasure and Embarrassment, Plenty and Paucity” at the ACQL Annual Conference at the University of Calgary
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