2020-2021 Program: Cultural Awareness through Literature — and — Writers of Australia & New Zealand

Unless otherwise noted, meetings are held Tuesdays — for now via Zoom — until we can meet again in person in our beloved venue at the Calgary Memorial Park Library, Lower Level, 1221 – 2 St SW.  Members will receive a weekly link to join the meeting and presentation from 2:00 to 3:00 pm. For information on joining us as a guest, check our Page, JOIN US

We regularly meet only four months a year:

Fall session: October and November
Spring session: March and April

FALL 2020Cultural Awareness in LiteraturePresenter
Oct. 6Welcome Back! Welcome to Zoom!  
Oct. 13Chaim Potok (Jewish)Ritta Vladut
Oct. 20Alan Paton (South Africa)Denise Doz
Oct. 27Khaled Hosseini (Afghanistan)Elaine Bucknum
Nov. 3Laurens van der Post (South Africa)Janet Samber
Nov. 10Julia Alvarez (Dominican Republic)Helen Tubrett
Nov. 17Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo (Sweden)Anne-Marie Duma
Nov. 24Winter Party (Members Only)
SPRING 2021Writers of Australia & New ZealandPresenter
March 2Miles Franklin (Australia)Cecilia Krupa
March 9Shirley Hazzard (Australia)Betty Sherwood
March 16Joy Cowley (New Zealand)Flora Spackman
March 23Lloyd Jones (New Zealand)Margaret Sparkes
March 30Ngaio Marsh (New Zealand)Anne Tingle 
April 6Clive James (Australia)Della Mae Wood
April 13Peter Carey (Australia)Anita Madill
April 20Richard Flanagan (Australia)Helle Kraav
April 27AGM and Spring Luncheon
(Members Only)
FALL 2021SubjectPresenter
Oct. 5Janet Frame (New Zealand) Sandra Ens