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Women's writing and La Corriveau

337e985852d1b729608ccdf991de1264.jpgA special event is taking place in Quebec City's Musee National des Beaux Arts this evening. Printemps des Poetes wanted to find a way to mark the 250th anniversary of La Corriveau's death. They hosted writing workshops in Quebec prisons, and joined forces with visual artist Josée Landry-Sirois and sound artist Frédérique Laliberté. The end result? The Museum's old prison space has been transformed into an intimate, creative space. Sylvie Nicolas, a writer and poet, tells our Julia Caron why she felt compelled to participate in this unique event

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For more on the legend of La Corriveau, listen back to Julia's report from October:

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