MainStage Series – Sixth Triumphant Year!
Created by Stop the Violence (Copenhagen)
Curated by Dave Deveau & Adele Noronha
Produced by Emily Neumann
Presented with Vancouver Public Library and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
January 20-21, 27-28, February 3-4, 2018, 12-4 pm
Vancouver Public Library Central Branch, 350 West Georgia Street
The triumphant return of Danish company Stop the Violence’s theatrical movement about sharing real stories from the lives of incredible people. Check out a human book from our collection of 30 titles and have a one-on-one life-changing conversation. Borrow a book. Discover a person.
Please note, checkouts happen on a first come, first served basis. There is no charge to participate.
Our circulation assistants will start checking books out at 11:30, with the final reading of the day starting at 3:30.
This year’s titles include:
Don’t Call Me Yellow
Identity Crisis 2018: Unboxing the Hyphen
I’m Making This All Up
Man is Not Created to be Caged
The Misfit: I Just Want to Fit In
My Arranged Marriage
My Job at the UN
Polygamy and Me: Growing up Mormon
The Storied Man
Tales from the Blind Side
That Brown Man from Syria
The Upside of Depression