Tonight, Tuesday, March 6, for Ryeberg Live Vancouver 2012—a literary lecture series (think TED talks), with a focus on online videos. The first Vancouver edition of Ryeberg Live (a Toronto institution) features the celebrated writers (and Geist contributors!):
- Miriam Toews, bestselling author of A Complicated Kindness and Irma Voth;
- Charles Demers, stand-up comedian, author of Vancouver Special;
- Michael Turner, poet, critic and author of Hard Core Logo and The Pornographer’s Poem; and
- Stephen Osborne, publisher of Geist and author of Ice & Fire: Dispatches From The New World.
- Host will be Erik Rutherford, Ryeberg Editor-In-Chief.
Come out for a night of literary fun and a few drinks at the stylish Waldorf Hotel. You can buy advance tickets here or at the door – $10.00. Each ticket includes a free copy of Geist and will be entered in a draw for door prizes. Waldorf Hotel
1489 East Hastings Street
Tuesday, March 6
Doors 7pm, Show 8pm
Tickets available at http://ryeberglivevancouver2012.eventbrite.ca/