Voyageur Storytelling :: Stephen Leacock's "My Discovery of the West" Re-Tour 2017 :: Regina

Stephen Leacock's

"My Discovery of the West"

Re-Tour 2017



Revised October 18th, 2017

Thank you for visiting this page.

You are now poised to find out what will be happening in

Regina Saskatchewan

October 31 to November 2, 2017

Presented by


Voyageur Storytelling Lunar Loon


Leslie Robbins-Conway

and Paul Conway

from Northern Bruce Peninsula

(Ontario, Canada)


celebrating

Canada's Sesquicentennial

in cooperation with

our local partners


Regina, October 31st to November 2nd

Scroll down for the list of our local partners, with links, and further for details of Stephen Leacock's visit in 1936


Terminology:

A "Mariposie" is a story or other performance piece by or about Stephen Leaock.

"Talk-and-Tell" events mingle Mariposies with questions and conversation.

All events, until confirmed, are subject to change and alternative ideas.

Date
Time of Day
Programme, Event and Venue
Status
Tuesday

October 31

Afternoon
"Dr Leacock, I Presume?" Launch and Chat at the Hotel Saskatchewan :: Press and Public
Confirmed
Wednesday

November 1

Noon
"A Garden of Mariposies" luncheon for the Canadian Club of Regina
Confirmed
Afternoon

3:30 - 5:00

"The Unsolved Riddle(s) of Stephen Leacock" :: Talk-and-Tell at the University of Regina: LY [Library] 107.12
Confirmed
Thursday

November 2

Afternoon

2:00

"Historical Stephen Leacock": What he did to history and what history did to him. Talk-and-Tell at the Regina Public Library, Film Theatre
Confirmed


Our Local Partners

Partner
Link
Regina Public Library
Canadian Club of Regina
The Hotel Saskatchewan Hotel Web Site
University of Regina https://www.uregina.ca/

Recruitment of local partners continues.


The Original Leacock Tour

December 1936

Date
Spoken In
Spoken To
Title
December 7
Regina
Hotel Kitchener; Women's Canadian Club Literature and Progress; Burlesque of Love Literature
December 8 Hotel Saskatchewan; Men's Canadian Club Brotherly Love Among the Nations; Canada & international politics
December 8 McGill Graduate Society The Value of Imbecility in Education


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