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Reading Series

The Lorenzo Society at UNB Saint John sponsors readings by major Canadian authors. Lorenzo readings typically take place at 7 p.m. on the UNB Saint John campus and are free.

Contact our reading series coordinator, Andrea Kikuchi, for more information.

Sitting Alone Together

Reading Series 2017-18

Lorenzo Reading Season Guide

Sep 14: Flying the Truck by Wayne Clifford - Artist in Residence; Hazen Hall Lecture Theatre, 5:30 p.m.

Sep 26: The Outside Circle by Patti LaBoucane-Benson & Kelly Mellings; Ganong Hall Lecture Theatre, 7 p.m.

Oct 24: Portraits of Canadian Writers and 1967: Centennial Year by Bruce Meyer; Ganong Hall Lecture Theatre, 7 p.m.

Nov 2: The Performance by Ann Eriksson; Hazen Hall Lecture Theatre, 7 p.m.

Nov 5: RUN, HIDE, REPEAT: A Memoir of a Fugitive Childhood by Pauline Dakin; Saint John Free Public Library, Market Square, 2 p.m.

Nov 23: The Water Beetles by Michael Kaan; Ganong Hall Lecture Theatre, 7 p.m.

Date TBA: Principles to Live By by David Adams Richards

Jan 18: Maple Sugar Pie by Susan White; Ganong Hall Lecture Theatre, 7 p.m.

Feb 1: Dragon Springs Road by Janie Chang; Ganong Hall Lecture Theatre, 7 p.m.

Feb 15: The Nightingale Won’t Let You Sleep by Steven Heighton; Ganong Hall Lecture Theatre, 7 p.m.

March 15: All is Beauty Now by Sarah Faber; Ganong Hall Lecture Theatre, 7 p.m.

March 25-31: I Hope My Heart Burns First, The Breathing Hole, Pig Girl, Beating Heart Cadaver, The December Man by Colleen Murphy - Writer in Residence; Ganong Hall Lecture Theatre, 7 p.m. (Reading on March 29)

April 26: First Snow, Last Light by Wayne Johnston; Ganong Hall Lecture Theatre, 7 p.m.

Cormorant Reading

The Lorenzo Society sponsors occasional 50-minute-long readings with established local writers and student writers. All are welcome. Refreshments are provided.