Vera Constantineau (Member at Large), Poet Laureate of Greater Sudbury, presented a reading as part of an ‘International Voices’ presentation via Zoom on Saturday, June 26, 2021, along with David Bingham from Ironbridge, Shropshire. Both poets are widely published and have a passion for Japanese forms of poetry.
Purabi Sinha Das (Toronto) has released the book trailer for her new novel, Moonlight – The Journey Begins, being published in Summer 2021. When Chandni Rai turns thirteen, her father dies suddenly, and she discovers a clue to the mystery of her missing grandmother, a child-bride who disappeared without a trace. See the book trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fE1yuD7qC7Q.
Naomi Eliana Pommier Steinberg (Metro Vancouver) held a book reading and storytelling event for Goosefeather: Once Upon a Cartographic Adventure, hosted by Banyen Books and Sound, on June 16. Naomi is happy to serve the CAA as treasurer for the Vancouver branch and is for hire as a traditional storyteller (for adults or children!).