If you are in the Waterloo region, you might consider attending a book launch for Girl Runner, the latest book from Carrie Snyder, UWaterloo English alumna and lecturer. The launch is scheduled for Saturday, September 6th, 7pm-10pm at Chainsaw Karaoke Bar in Uptown Waterloo. There will be a reading, and WordsWorth books will be selling copies at a book table. You can RSVP at facebook.com/carriesnyderauthor
You can read an interview with Carrie here, conducted for Waterloo’s English at 50 celebrations, and another here, celebrating the publication of her book The Juliet Stories (Anansi, 2012), which was shortlisted for the Governor General’s Literary Award. She also blogs.