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REF NO.: 35

SUBJECT: Writers in the Round presented as part of I Love MUNdays

DATE: Oct. 18

          Award-winning Newfoundland and Labrador authors Kevin Major, Andy Jones, Jessica Grant and Perry Chafe (co-creator and writer on The Republic of Doyle) will participate in a panel discussion during Memorial University’s annual fall celebrations.
            Moderated by Amy House, one of Newfoundland’s most talented and prolific comediennes, the panel will discuss the creative life and the process that brings their writing from the imagination to the page, the stage and the screen.
            Presented as part of the 2011 I Love MUNdays celebrations and as a partnership between Memorial’s Student Affairs and Services, the Faculty of Arts and Alumni Affairs and Development,  this not-to-be-missed event takes place Saturday, Oct. 22, at 7 p.m. in the D.F. Cook Recital Hall, School of Music, St. John’s campus.
            Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Admission is free but tickets must be picked up in advance at Answers, University Centre 3005, telephone 864-7461. Tickets are also available at the Office of Alumni Affairs and Development (office hours 9-5 p.m.), telephone 864-4354. Parking will be available in lot 15B.
            For a full list of MUNdays events, and more information on Writers in the Round, check out the Facebook page I love MUNdays.

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