Appearances at Blue Met 2019

Friday, May 3 at 7 PM to 8:15 PM

The Violet Hour (reading)

Venue: Stock Bar (1171 Rue Sainte-Catherine East)

An evening of short readings by LGBTQ writers appearing at the Blue Metropolis Literary Festival. Be forewarned: this event takes place during the off-hours of a strip club in Montreal’s gay village (18 and over). Participants: Dionne Brand, Darrel J. McLeod, Kagiso Lesego Molope, Lorimer Shenher, H. Nigel Thomas

Host: Christopher DiRaddo

Saturday, May 4 at 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

Love, Identity and Expectations (panel discussion)

Venue: Hôtel 10 (10 Sherbrooke West), Salle Jardin

Three writers discuss their original takes on LGBTQ relationships in their most recent books. Co-presented by the Montreal Review of Books. Participants: Leila Marshy, Kagiso Lesego Molope, H. Nigel Thomas

Host: Christopher DiRaddo