Glass Door Coffee House @ 7pm tonight!

 

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The Mill Woods Artists Collective is pleased to present 
 
The Glass Door Coffee House Series 
 
Thursday, March 26, 2015     7 – 9 p.m. 
 
Koffee Cafe, 6120 – 28 Avenue 
 
Headliners: 
 
Erin Kay    Singer/Songwriter 
 
Leanne Myggland-Carter    poet, author, Orange  
 
Theresa Shea   author, The Unfinished Child 
 
Thomas Wharton    author, Every Blade of Grass, The Logogryph, Icefields 
 
HOST: THERESA WYNN
2 MINUTE OPEN MIC; ADMISSION BY DONATION 
 Door Prizes — Books and CDs for Sale 
 
Those of you who have come to the Glass Door evenings know that it is an inviting, warm venue where you will enjoy good food, music and readings by published authors.  We welcome return guests and first-timers! 

March 27 – Glass Door Coffee House @ 7 p.m.

The Mill Woods Artists Collective presents
the March 2014 Glass Door Coffeehouse

Thursday, March 27, 7 – 9 p.m.  @ Koffee Café, 6120 – 28 Avenue, Edmonton 

Sign up for 2 minutes Open Mic, Donations, Door Prizes
Host: Wendy Joy

MARCH 2014 HEADLINERS 

Borderlines is a group of multilingual, multicultural writers living and working in the Edmonton area.

                                       

     Pushpa Raj Acharya is a poet, fiction writer, and translator who immigrated to Canada from Nepal in 2012. His collections of  poems, Dream Catcher (in English) and Chhayakaal (“The  Phantom Time”, in Nepali), weave together the themes of inner  revelation, nature, history, and myth. He is currently working on a PhD in  Comparative Literature at the University   of Alberta.
  Rashmi Kumar is a professional journalist who worked for leading newspapers in India before moving to Canada in  2012. Her first novel, Stilettos in the Newsroom, was written in  English with a style heavily influenced by the Indian diaspora. Launched in  2010 by one of India’s  top publishers, the book remained in the country’s best sellers list for  nearly a month. 
  An award-winning Albanian writer from  Kosovo, Kadrush Radogoshi has published 16 books of poetry,  literary criticism, and novels in Albanian. His poems have been translated  and included in Swedish and Romanian anthologies. A past president of the  Writers’ Union of Kosovo, Kadrush taught literature until he immigrated to Canada in  2010.
  Maitham Salman was born in Iraq  and came to Canada  in 1998 as a political refugee. He has published a novel (Husks as big as  my Country) and a collection of short stories (The Dirhams of  Caliphate) in Arabic, as well as many articles and short stories in Arabic  newspapers and magazines. He has recently begun to find his literary voice in  English.

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Jay Lewis / Enochian

Enochian is an acoustic folk band with rotating accompaniment around the lead vocalist and songwriter, Jay Lewis.  Jay is currently completing her third (unpublished) novel whilst playing receptionist at a sign shop, and hopes to record an album within the next six months.  In the mean time, her work is available through her website at www.jmmlewis.com/music

Hendrik Slegtenhorst 

Hendrik Slegtenhorst is a Canadian author, local government specialist, and business owner. His first poetry collection is Carravagio’s Dagger (Iguana, 2013). He has published extensively in literary publications and as a newspaper columnist on local government. He is a professional member of the Canadian Authors’ Association. His cultural website is at www.culturalrites.com.

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