The Politics of Blindness: from Charity to Parity by Graeme McCreath The Book: 79% of blind Canadians have never had a job. McCreath, blind since age nine, paints a vivid picture of what it is to be blind in Canada and offers a compelling critique of the lack of existing
Cinemazoo just received a great customer review on Amazon. Judith Pipher writes . . . After watching Saving Cinemazoo the 12 episode web series at http://www.savingcinemazoo.com. I was anxious to read Cinemazoo: My Urban Safari, the autobiography of Gary Oliver, written with Wendy Bancroft. Gary is an extremely unusual man –
Bruce Fraser, author of On Potato Mountain, has a radio interview on CFAX 1070 in Victoria. Tune in Thursday, September 29th at 2:35pm!
Events Bruce Fraser – Oak Bay Library Branch: Sept.29 from 7 to 8:30pm (1442 Monterey Ave.) – Chapters in Downtown Victoria: Sept.30 from 1 to 4pm (1212 Douglas Street) – Volume One Bookstore in Duncan: Oct.1 from 11am to 3pm
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Duane Lawrence will be reading in the Kids Tent at Word on the Street at 11:20am Sunday, September 25th. A three-day event dedicated to the promotion of literacy and reading, Word on the Street is a great opportunity for parents to encourage a passion for and love of reading in