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"Writers & Friends"

  • Trinity College School, Port Hope. (map)

It is Port Hope’s 23rd annual Writers & Friends event and some remarkable authors are coming to town!  You are invited to join us at our fundraising afternoon of authors’ readings, delicious appetizers, sweets, live music and a silent auction. Come for a truly great celebration on November 12th at Trinity College School in Port Hope where you will meet:

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Kamal Al-Solaylee

Writer, journalist, teacher Winner of the Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing Brown: What Being Brown in the World Today Means (to Everyone.)


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James FitzGerald


writer, editor and author What Disturbs Our Blood: A Son's Quest to Redeem the Past.



Alexander Macleod

Professor and writer short story collection Light Lifting.

Early bird tickets are $90 until October 17. Order online or by calling Horizons.  After October 17th tickets are $100 and will also be available at Furby House Books, 65 Walton Street, Port Hope.  An income tax receipt will be provided ($65 or $75 depending on purchase date). And as always, your ticket entitles you to a glass of wine.

We promise a memorable afternoon of readings, music, food, books and silent auction items.   Please order your tickets early to avoid disappointment. We look forward to seeing you!