Gary Barwin at Sidney Literary Festival, Mary Winspear Centre, 2243 Beacon Ave.

Gary Barwin

Shortlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize and nominated for the Governor-General's Award for Literature, a hilarious, swashbuckling yet powerful tale of pirates, buried treasure and a search for the Fountain of Youth, told in the ribald, philosophical voice of a 500-year-old Jewish parrot.

Set in the years around 1492, Yiddish for Pirates recounts the compelling story of...

Event Details

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 7:00 pm
Sidney Literary Festival, Mary Winspear Centre, 2243 Beacon Ave.
Sidney, BC
GARY BARWIN is a writer, composer, and multimedia artist, and the author of 20 books of poetry, fiction and books for children. His recent books...