NON-FICTION STAGE

Alma Van Dusen Room, Home of the Non-Fiction Stage


above the law, beneath the surface

11:30am - 12:30pm

Eve Lazarus, Murder by Milkshake (Arsenal Pulp Press)

Curt Petrovich, Blamed and Broken: The Mounties and the Death of Robert Dziekanski (Dundurn Press)

Aaron Chapman, LIQUOR, LUST, AND THE LAW: The Story of Vancouver's Legendary Penthouse Nightclub (New and Revised) (Arsenal Pulp Press)


pen canada presents: the empty chair

12:40 - 1:40pm

Deborah Campbell, A Disappearance in Damascus (Knopf Canada)

Carol Shaben, Into the Abyss: How a Deadly Plane Crash Changed the Lives of a Pilot, a Politician, a Criminal and a Cop (Random House Canada)

John Vaillant, The Jaguar's Children (Mariner Books)


surviving the memoir

1:50 - 2:50pm

Lorimer Shenher, THIS ONE LOOKS LIKE A BOY: My Gender Journey to Life as a Man (Greystone)

Yasuko Thanh, Mistakes to Run With: A Memoir (Penguin Random House)

Lindsay Wong, The Woo-Woo: How I Survived Ice Hockey, Drug-Raids, Demons, And My Crazy Chinese Family (Arsenal Pulp Press)


healing roads

2:55 - 3:55pm

Erin Davis, Mourning has Broken (Harper Collins)

Becky Livingston, The Suitcase and the Jar (Caitlin Press)


reconciling history

4:00- 5:00pm

Jean Teillet, The North-West is Our Mother (Harper Collins)

Carolyn Parks Mintz, Resolve: The Story of the Chelsea Family and a First Nation Community's Will to Heal (Caitlin Press)