Readings in the Park with Joy Kogawa

Please join one of North America's most celebrated writers, Joy Kogawa, for an afternoon of storytelling at the Harmony Arts Festival.

The award-winning Canadian author will discuss her critically-acclaimed memoir Gently to Nagasaki and explore the different pathways of her life, starting from her childhood during WWII and her experiences in a Japanese-Canadian internment camp, to her journey as a writer.  

Presented in partnership with the Harmony Arts Festival. The Readings in the Park program is sponsored by Bridgewater Tile Ltd. 

Thursday, August 9, 4 p.m. – 5:30 p.m., John Lawson Park — West Vancouver

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