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An Afternoon with Danny Ramadan
Jan 15 at 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Saturday January 15 at 1pm the Museum is pleased to welcome back Danny Ramadan as the Haig-Brown Writer in Residence. Danny Ramadan is a Syrian-Canadian author and LGBTQ-refugees advocate. His debut novel, The Clothesline Swing, won multiple awards. His children’s book Salma the Syrian Chef, continues to receive accolades. Both books were translated to multiple languages. His short stories and essays appeared in publications across North America and Europe. Ramadan graduated from UBC with an MFA in Creative Writing, and lives in Vancouver with his husband, Matthew Ramadan.
Danny will present a special reading from his upcoming novel The Foghorn Echoes to the local community. This will be the first time Danny ever reads from his new book. The event will also be held at the Museum.
Starting in January, Danny will also be holding writing workshops and begin one-on-one consultations with local writers. For more information contact Ken Blackburn at email@example.com or check out https://www.haig-brown.bc.ca/writer-residence/