On Thursday June 27, 2013, the Canadian Author’s Association welcomes speaker Karen Mulhallen. Info about the speaker:
Dr. Karen Mulhallen teaches courses in Modernism, myth and archetype in literature, creative writing, eighteenth century literature and society, and tragic and comic modes, in the English department at Ryerson University. She is an internationally acclaimed editor, and has published essays on the arts both in Canada and in the UK. For more than three decades she has edited the award-winning literary magazine Descant, and through the magazine and other anthologies has promoted the work of Canadian writers nationally and internationally. She has published ten books of poetry, as well as edited more than one hundred and thirty issues of Descant magazine. She is currently working on a book exploring the conjunction of art and science in eighteenth century book illustration. Dr. Mulhallen has generously donated the Karen Mulhallen Modernism Collection to the MLCRC.
Info about the event from the Canadian Author’s Association:
Our speaker this month will be Karen Mulhallen, the founder and editor of Descant literary magazine. Karen is also the author of several books. She will be talking about what it takes to get into literary magazines as well as her lengthy and esteemed career in editing and writing. The poster for the event is attached in pdf form.As usual the meeting will take place on the last Thursday of the month, June 27th, at 121 Mississaga St., Down by The Bay event room. Doors open at 5:30 and the evening events will be begin at 6:30pm. Please let me know if you have any questions or would like to register for the event.