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Co-launch of Contents of a Mermaid’s Purse and Little Venus Tonight

By Tightrope Books | November 5th, 2009 | Print This Post | Email This Post | Leave a Comment

Tightrope Books, The Fairies Pyjamas, and The Toronto Women’s Bookstore cordially invite you to the official co-launch for two exciting new poetry collections: Phoebe Tsang’s Contents of a Mermaid’s Purse and Carla Drysdale’s Little Venus.

The launch will feature readings by the poets, a screening of a short documentary of Phoebe’s multidisciplinary violin/poetry/dance/drama performances with Majlis Arts, and a silent auction for a mermaid’s purse donated by Toronto indie designer and fair-trade vendor, The Fairies Pyjamas, whose items will also be on display and available for purchase. Books will be sold by the Toronto Women’s Bookstore. Music by DJ Boogie.

Thursday, November 5, 2009
Bread & Circus, 299 Augusta Ave, Kensington Market
Doors at 7 pm, readings, screening & auction at 8 pm
Free admission, cash bar

Little Venus Blog

By Tightrope Books | October 23rd, 2009 | Print This Post | Email This Post | Leave a Comment

For all the Little Venus news and author updates, check out Carla Drysdale’s blog at http://littlevenus.wordpress.com/.