Time: 19:30 - 23:00

Date: 11 October, 2019

Cost: $5 – $10

Event Category: Events , Other , Performance

Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/476809846243034/?notif_t=plan_user_associated&notif_id=1569453169366446

Location: #204-170 Jean Talon O., Atlas Building, Little Italy Montreal, Quebec H2R 2X4—#204-170 Jean Talon O. Atlas Building, Montreal, QC View map

What is the place of literature in light of the current trajectory of globalized industrial “civilization”? Can writers move beyond traditional notions of the future and the oppressive systems of power that have formed them? Do literary mediums have the capacity to depict futures that may very well be unrecognizable to us? Is there a place for radical optimism within what can only be called an abysmal forecast?

What forms will an anti-futurist futurism take?

Join us for an evening of readings & performances by:

Melissa Bull
Paige Cooper
Dean Garlick
James Goddard
Kaie Kellough

*Suggested donation $5-$10 NOTAFLOF