Did you know Kate Beaton would be in your fair city this weekend? You didn’t? Well, never fear, you can still buy tickets online for her IFOA talks, and if you hurry, you can hear her on CBC Radio's Q today at 10 am.
On Saturday October 29th at 4 pm in the Brigantine Room, she’ll be in conversation with Patricia Marx (staff writer for the New Yorker, former writer for Saturday Night Life, and the first woman elected to the Harvard Lampoon). Their talk is hosted by Globe and Mail reporter Siri Agrell. Buy tickets here.
On Sunday, October 30th, also at 4 pm, but in the Studio Theatre, Kate will be reading from her work alongside Ken Babstock (Methodist Hatchet), Rodge Glass (Dougie’s War: A Soldier’s Story), and Joshua Knelman (Hot Art). Danielle Groen, senior writer at The Grid, is hosting. Buy tickets here.