Doors: 6:30 PM
Show: 7:00 PM
It's time again to watch five community members join the ultimate local battle of the books. The Written Word is a partnership between the Midland Cultural Centre and the Midland Public Library, committed to celebrating the written word in all of its many forms.
Here is our 2018 line up:
David Bayfield defending Brother by David Chariandy
Jane Barnet defending Saints and Misfits by S.K. Ali
Will Baird defending The Measure of a Man by JJ Lee
Brendan Main defending Dance, Gladys, Dance by Cassie Stocks
Camille Girard-Ruel defending The Marrow Thieves by Cherie Dimaline
This year's theme: One Book To Open Your Eyes
A portion of proceeds from every ticket sold will go towards the Midland Public Library's youth program.