Panel discussions, interviews and literary prizes

April 28 and 29, 2018 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Blue Metropolis Festival

The McCord Museum will host once again events from the Blue Metropolis Foundation, an organization that brings together –thought its Annual Literary Festival– people from different cultured to share the pleasures of reading and writing and encourages creativity and intercultural understanding.

Saturday, April 28

  • 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Panel discussion: La diversité pour qui et où sur la planète? (in French)
  • 12 :30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Panel discussion: L’œuvre d’un écrivain politiquement engagé peut-elle résister au temps? (in French)
  • 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Panel discussion: The Inuit North: Seen from Here, Seen from There (in English)
  • 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Interview with Philippe Jaenada (in French)

Sunday, April 29

  • 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Interview with Daniel Mendelsohn’s (in English)
  • 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Award ceremony Words to Change / Prix des mots pour changer (in French)
  • 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Award ceremony Prix de la diversité (in French)
  • 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Award ceremony First Peoples Prize: Lee Maracle (in English)

Entry fees apply to access these activities.
For more information and to buy tickets, click here.

Saturday, April 28

  • 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Panel discussion: La diversité pour qui et où sur la planète? (in French)
  • 12 :30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Panel discussion: L’œuvre d’un écrivain politiquement engagé peut-elle résister au temps? (in French)
  • 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Panel discussion: The Inuit North: Seen from Here, Seen from There (in English)
  • 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Interview with Philippe Jaenada (in French)

Sunday, April 29

  • 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Interview with Daniel Mendelsohn’s (in English)
  • 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Award ceremony Words to Change / Prix des mots pour changer (in French)
  • 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Award ceremony Prix de la diversité (in French)
  • 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Award ceremony First Peoples Prize: Lee Maracle (in English)

Entry fees apply to access these activities.
For more information and to buy tickets, click here.

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