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HAIKU CANADA WEEKEND 201O MONTREAL

McGILL UNIVERSITY

MAY 21ST TO 23RD



The Haiku Canada Weekend 2010 will take place in Montreal on the campus of McGill University at the heart of one of North America's most exciting cities. This year's theme is Haiku: Past, Present, Future



Conference Highlights



· Welcome Potluck provided by Montreal poets

· André Duhaime and Dorothy Howard celebrate 25 years of the Canadian Haiku Anthology

· Moe Clark, spoken word artist and Leonard Cohen Poet-in-Residence at Westmount High, introduces Haiku Circle, her recent NFB release

· Tanka workshop with Kozue Uzawa, editor of Gusts: Contemporary Tanka

· Haiku Today: Panel Discussion moderated by Janick Belleau and George Swede

· Readings by Quebec City Poets

· Books! Books! Books! A Mega Haiku Book Launch

· A Haiku Juggling Act with Angela Leuck

· Presentations//Workshops by:

Micheline Beaudry & Mike Montreuil

Terry Ann Carter

DeVar Dahl & LeRoy Gorman

Claire Dufresne

Barry George

Emiko Miyashita

Makoto Nakanishi

Jeanne Painchaud

Luce Pelletier & Rod Willmot

Bruce Ross

Guy Simser



The conference will take place in the McGill University's Centre for Continuing Education, 688 Sherbrooke Street West, 10th Floor.

The banquet will be held in the West Lounge of the Royal Victoria College.



Registration Form & Banquet Registration



REGISTRATION: $25 payable to Haiku Canada, before May 1, 2010 and $30 after May 1.



BANQUET: Saturday, May 22, 2010

$25 payable to Haiku Canada 



Early Registration ($25)




Late Registration ($30)




Banquet ($25)




TOTAL


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McGill University

Conference Accommodation



There are two accommodation options to choose from:



Royal Victoria College



The traditional dorms are single rooms with a shared washroom. The group rate is $40.00/night plus taxes. Each room includes a single bed, desk with chair, dresser, armoire and small fridge.



http://www.mcgill.ca/residences/summer/



New Residence Hall



The hotel style rooms have double beds, private washroom, phone, internet and air conditioning. The group rate of these rooms is $99.00/night plus tax (single/double/triple/quad). Included in the rate is a $5.00 entitlement to be used in the dining hall towards the purchase of breakfast items.



http://www.mcgill.ca/nrh





Residences and Student Housing
Diocesan College, 3473 University Street
Montreal QC H3A 2A8
Tel.: 514-398-6368 Fax: 514-398-2305