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Vancouver Noir
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by Diane Purvey & John Belshaw

Vancouver Noir provides fascinating insight into the tension between Terminal City’s shady dealings and its yearning for social conformity between 1930 and 1960.

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Upcoming Launches, Signings & Readings

November 23rd, 2010

November may be drawing to a close but BC publishers are busy at work launching new titles and hosting author readings and signings.

Talonbooks invites you to attend the Vancouver launch of bill bissett’s time and The Collected Books of Artie Gold.

Tom Konyves, George Bowering, and Garry Thomas Morse will read from The Collected Books of Artie Gold. bill bissett and Adeena Karasick will showcase their unique reading style.

Great deals on Talonbooks.

Wednesday, November 24th
Doors open at 7:30pm, Reading at 8:00pm
Anza Club, 3 W 8th Ave, Vancouver, BC

Admission is free.

Acclaimed artists Attila Richard Lukacs and Michael Morris will give a talk about their book Polaroids at Emily Carr University of Art + Design in Vancouver on November 25, presented by the Contemporary Art Society of Vancouver.

Thursday, November 25
8:00 pm
Emily Carr Lecture Theatre, Room 301
1399 Johnston St., Granville Island, Vancouver

Lukacs and Morris will also be signing copies of their book Polaroids: Attila Richard Lukacs and Michael Morris at Vancouver’s Little Sister’s bookstore on November 27.

Saturday, November 27
3:00 – 4:00 pm
Little Sister’s Books & Art
1238 Davie Street, Vancouver
Tel: 604-669-1753

Lawrence Aronsen and New Star Books invite you to the groovy celebration of the publication of City of Love and Revolution: Vancouver in the Sixties by Lawrence Aronsen.

Sunday, November 28
2PM
Vancouver East Cultural Centre (The Cultch)
1895 Venables Street, Vancouver, BC

Free admission, complimentary appetizers, cash bar.

*** LAUNCH SPECIAL*** Free poster of the cover with every book purchase. Psychedelic artist and cover illustrator Bob Masse will be on hand to sign posters.