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Poetry and Prose at AfterWords Festival

November 2, 2023 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Hear poetry and prose Thursday, November 2 at AfterWords.

Our night starts with Halifax’s Youth Poet Laureates, Asiah Sparks and Dáminí Awóyígà.
Then poets Sylvia D. Hamilton and Nanci Lee read from their recent work. Finally, debut
novelists Nicholas Herring and William Ping join poet, teacher, and editor Bart Vautour in

It’s all happening at The Bus Stop Theatre on Thursday, November 2, doors at
6:30pm. Tickets are $8 and they’re on sale now. ASL, wheelchair accessible.

Find tickets and more information at https://www.afterwordsliteraryfestival.com

This event will be available via livestream through The Bus Stop Theatre.
Thanks to our sponsors, who make it all possible: The University of King’s College, Oceans
North, The Downtown Halifax Business Commission, The Coast, Dalhousie University,
Rosie the Realtor, Saint Mary’s University, The Writers’ Federation of Nova Scotia, along
with our government funders The Canada Council for the Arts, Arts Nova Scotia, the
Province of Nova Scotia, and Halifax Regional Municipality.


November 2, 2023
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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The Bus Stop Theatre
2203 Gottingen Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K3B5 Canada
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