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Writing the Game: Sports Writing

Date & Time:
September 16, 2016 | 8:30 am - 9:30 am
Location:
Evans Room | Rozsa Centre | University of Calgary
Speaker:
Richard Harrison (hockey), Laura Robinson (women in sport), Marcello di Cintio (wrestling)

Three past Canadian Writers-in-Residence discuss their unique perspectives of writing about sports. From Richard Harrison’s (WiR 1995-1996) hockey poems, to Marcello di Cintio’s (WiR 2009-2010) passion for wrestling, to Laura Robinson’s (WiR 2000-2001) long championing of women in sports, this panel is sure to enlighten as it entertains.

Coffee, tea, pastries and fruit will be served.

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