Events

Calgary Jewish Book Festival – Saturday December 5, 2015 at 6:30 PM at the Calgary Jewish Community Centre

I will be reading from my book of poems Catullus’s Soldiers. For more information, see the Festival program.

Private Book Club, Calgary – Monday May 25, 2015

Launch for Catullus’s Soldiers – Thursday May 14, 2015 at 7 pm at Owl’s Nest Books

Please join me at my favourite independent bookstore as I launch my first collection of poems. If you’re interested in attending, please RSVP here. (You’ll just need to scroll down a bit to May 14.)

CBC Radio Saint John “Off the Shelf” – Monday December 15, 2014 at 7:50 am AST

I will be speaking with CBC Radio Information Morning Host Hance Colburne about Sons and Fathers and writing, including my first-ever poem, called “Snow” and “written” (actually spoken and kindly transcribed by my mother) when I was two years old.

Meet the Author – Calgary Jewish Book Festival – December 7, 2014

“Before I met Adam Tredman, I thought only sailors swore. At least that was the way it was in the books I was starting to read. His swearing made almost as big an impression on me as his poetry. And then there was his religion, which, so far as I could tell, was an essential part of him but went mostly unobserved. He and his family were the first Jews I had ever known, and for the longest time I thought all Jews must be like Adam Tredman, speaking as if they’d all just walked out of the desert and were making up for lost time.” – Excerpt from Sons and Fathers

I will be appearing at the Jewish Book Festival being held at the Calgary Jewish Community Centre on December 7 from 4:00-5:30pm.

I’ll be discussing some of the themes in Sons and Fathers and reading from the novel. Here’s more info:

http://www.calgaryjcc.com/jewish-book-festival.

September 23, 2014

I launched Sons and Fathers in Calgary on September 23, 2014 at The Owl’s Nest bookstore in Britannia Plaza at 815 49th Ave. SW.

Launch photo 1

(Photo credit: Ashley Nixon)

Thanks to Michael Hare of The Owl’s Nest for inviting me, and to all my friends and family who showed up to celebrate the launch of my first book and ask me tough questions! It was a very special evening.

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