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Author and Afghan MP Fawzia Koofi: Canadian Tour

Author and Afghan MP Fawzia Koofi: Canadian Tour

May 2011

We are delighted to announce that Fawzia Koofi will tour the following Canadian cities this spring, 2011 promoting her new book Letters to My Daughters:

Monday, May 30th Tuesday, May 31st
Available for Ottawa-based media

Monday, May 30th
Reading/Presentation Ottawa Writers Festival
7:00 PM
Southminster United Church, 15 Aylmer Avenue

Wednesday, June 1st Thursday, June 2nd
Available for Toronto-based media

Wednesday, June 1st
Event Canada-Afghanistan Solidarity Committee and Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan
7:00 PM
Taj Banquet Hall, 4611-4619 Steeles Ave. W

Friday, June 3rd
Available for Calgary-based media

Friday, June 3rd
Reading/Presentation Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan
6:00 PM
Central Library, 616 Macleod Trail SE

Saturday, June 4th Monday, June 6th
Available for Vancouver-based media

Sunday, June 5th & Monday, June 6th
Various Bon Mots Readings
Throughout Vancouver and Fraser Valley

Monday, June 6th
Inside Afghanistan: the Changing Face of Politics
11:45 AM to 1:45 PM
Lunch at the Vancouver Club - see host Leah Costello's blog for more details
7:30 PM Open Community Forum
Kay Meek Centre, West Vancouver

This tour is supported by the Canada Council for the Arts, which enables Canadian audiences to discover artists from other regions and provinces.

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