Date: Thursday, Nov 8, 2018
Building 355, Room 203. Courtesy parking is available in Lot N below Building 355.
Lorna Crozier is this year's Gustafson Distinguished Poet at VIU. In her lecture, "Writing and Risk," Crozier will explore the dangers of putting one’s heart out to the public through writing. “One of the biggest risks writers take,” she says, is “assuming that we have some kind of permission to tell our stories to strangers and that those strangers will want to listen.” Even in fiction, Crozier suggests, personal courage is involved in the act of literary speech. Details at https://ah.viu.ca/gustafson-trust