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David Carpenter Book Launch

2022-10-20 19:00:00 2022-10-20 20:00:00 America/Regina David Carpenter Book Launch Celebrate with David Carpenter in launching his new book, <i>I Never Met A Rattlesnake I Didn't Like.</i> The stories that fuel these essays are as diverse as the animals—and insects at its heart Community Commons - Commons Space

Thursday, October 20
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2022-10-20 19:00:00 2022-10-20 20:00:00 America/Regina David Carpenter Book Launch Celebrate with David Carpenter in launching his new book, <i>I Never Met A Rattlesnake I Didn't Like.</i> The stories that fuel these essays are as diverse as the animals—and insects at its heart Community Commons - Commons Space

Community Commons

Commons Space

Celebrate with David Carpenter in launching his new book, I Never Met A Rattlesnake I Didn't Like. The stories that fuel these essays are as diverse as the animals—and insects at its heart

This event will take place in the newly renovated Community Commons at Central Library. 

Presenter Bio: David Carpenter is the author of more than a dozen books, including nonfiction, several novels (most recently The Gold), short story collections, a collection of novellas (most recently Welcome to Canada), and one volume of poetry. He has also worked as an editor, most notably as the editor of The Literary History of Saskatchewan. He was shortlisted for the 2015 Tom Fairley Award for Editorial Excellence for his work on The Education of Augie Merasty. He has received several Saskatchewan Book Awards, including Book of the Year for the essay collection Courting Saskatchewan, as well as National and Western Magazine Awards for his magazine writing. David taught for many years at the University of Saskatchewan. He is an avid fly fisherman and nature-obsessed hiker and conservationist. He lives in Saskatoon.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Books and Storytelling |

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Upcoming events

Wed, Apr 24, 10:00am - 6:00pm
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Wed, Apr 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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