Aptil 16-17 On The Weekend Arts Magazine
Host Angela Antle hears it from the young poets of Newfoundland and Labrador - the provincial Arts and Letters Awards are presented this weekend and you, too, will hear young writers read their prize-winning pieces. There’ll be news from the East Coast Music Association meetings in Charlottetown as many of our performers are nominated for awards or are making showcase appearances. Two of our writers, Kathleen Winter and Michael Crummey, have appeared on the shortlists of two very prestigious book awards, Angela will hear all about the excitement. Beni Malone’s circus celebrates thirty Wonder(bolt)ful years of entertainment, we’ll see if we can get Beni down off the high-wire. Plus Andrew James O’Brien is our guest on Liner Notes.
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