Pen & Inkling Festival Schedule

Tuesday, September 27

Wayne Johnston: A World Elsewhere

presented in partnership with the UPEI English Department.
When: Tue September 27 2011 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Where: Confederation Centre Art Gallery

 


Wednesday, September 28

Songwriter’s Circle

Drea, Nudie, Todd MacLean, Tanya Davis. Sponsor: Back Alley Music
When: Wed September 28 2011 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Where: Haviland Club, Charlottetown

 


Thursday, September 29

Writing Critically: A workshop with Ray Cronin

presented in partnership with the Confederation Centre Art Gallery, and Culture PEI

See presenter bio: Ray Cronin
When: Thu September 29 2011 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Where: Confederation Centre Art Gallery

Author Reading: Deirdre Kessler, from her book Dreamtime

See presenter bio: Deirdre Kessler

When: Thu September 29 2011 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Confederation Centre Public Library

 


Friday, September 30

Keynote Speaker: in collaboration with the Mi’Kmaq Confederacy of PEI

Drew Hayden Taylor: Presentation to high school students

see presenter bio: Drew Hayden Taylor

When: Fri September 30 2011 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Carrefour de l’Isle-Saint-Jean

Drew Hayden Taylor: UPEI Lecture/Reading

see presenter bio: Drew Hayden Taylor

When: Fri September 30 2011 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where: Faculty Lounge, UPEI

Drew Hayden Taylor: Public Reading/Lecture

see presenter bio: Drew Hayden Taylor

When: Fri September 30 2011 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Studio 1, Confederation Centre

 


Saturday, October 1

Brent MacLaine

Hearing Voices: Writing in character

See presenter bio: Brent MacLaine
When: Sat October 1 2011 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: The Gallery: The Guild

Featured Readings and Writers Open Mic

When: Sat October 1 2011 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: The Theatre: The Guild

Fireside Chat

Featuring former PEI poet laureates John Smith and David Helwig
When: Sat October 1 2011 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: The Theatre: The Guild

Gala / Dance

Come out dancing! Count and the Cuban Cocktail and The Blueprints as well as special guest readers John Mackenzie, Louise Oxley, and more!
When: Sat October 1 2011 9:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Where: The Theatre: The Guild

 


Sunday, October 2

Tanya Davis

Page and Maybe Stage: Writing and
performance.
See presenter bio: Tanya Davis
When: Sun October 2 2011 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Where: The Gallery: The Guild

24th Annual Island Literary Awards

Awards Ceremony and Reception
When: Sun October 2 2011 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Where: The Guild