Award-winning playwright Catherine Banks to read at Mount

Catherine Banks

Thursday, April 4
1:30 – 2:45 p.m
Seton 503

Nova Scotian playwright Catherine Banks has received the Governor General’s Award for English Drama twice: in 2008 for Bone Cage and, more recently, in 2012 for It Is Solved by Walking, a play based on Wallace Stevens’ “Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird.”

She will be reading from Bone Cage, a play set in rural Nova Scotia where environmental destruction destroys those who live there, along with her more recent work.

Catherine Banks lives in Sambro, Nova Scotia.

Co-sponsored by MSVU English Department and Canadian Studies.

All are welcome.


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