Event - #CanLit

The month of April is a special opportunity to celebrate authors, their books and their readers. In Canada April is National Poetry Month and worldwide April 23rd is World

Book and Copyright Day as declared by UNESCO. "By celebrating this day throughout the world, UNESCO seeks to promote reading, publishing and the protection of intellectual property through copyright." The tweets profiled here are identified by their reference to #Canlit . Public libraries celebrate books, readers and their writers 365 days a year.

Here's a snapshot of #Canlit from Social-biblio.ca.

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Displaying tweets 26 - 50 of 16106 in total

NCPL @norfolklibrary

RT @GillerPrize: 12 #CanLit gems grace the 2017 Scotiabank #GillerPrize longlist ... https://t.co/NFiQCfoY9U https://t.co/8r18u1uxR4

Marcus Lopés @MMarcusALopes

RT @KitchLibrary: #CanLit: It's not just wheat fields anymore. This year's Giller Prize longlist showcases mind-boggling variety from…

Stratford Library ON @SPLibrary

RT @GillerPrize: 12 #CanLit gems grace the 2017 Scotiabank #GillerPrize longlist ... https://t.co/NFiQCfoY9U https://t.co/8r18u1uxR4

Clarington Library @ClaringtonLib

RT @GillerPrize: 12 #CanLit gems grace the 2017 Scotiabank #GillerPrize longlist ... https://t.co/NFiQCfoY9U https://t.co/8r18u1uxR4

Kitchener Library @KitchLibrary

#CanLit: It's not just wheat fields anymore. This year's Giller Prize longlist showcases mind-boggling variety from… https://t.co/CJPbEz8kOY

Bruce County Library @BruceCountyLib

RT @GillerPrize: 12 #CanLit gems grace the 2017 Scotiabank #GillerPrize longlist ... https://t.co/NFiQCfoY9U https://t.co/8r18u1uxR4

Katie @katiereads

RT @GillerPrize: 12 #CanLit gems grace the 2017 Scotiabank #GillerPrize longlist ... https://t.co/NFiQCfoY9U https://t.co/8r18u1uxR4

PEI Public Library @PEILibrary

RT @GillerPrize: 12 #CanLit gems grace the 2017 Scotiabank #GillerPrize longlist ... https://t.co/NFiQCfoY9U https://t.co/8r18u1uxR4

paul brothers @paulbrothers

RT @GillerPrize: 12 #CanLit gems grace the 2017 Scotiabank #GillerPrize longlist ... https://t.co/NFiQCfoY9U https://t.co/8r18u1uxR4

Saint John Library @SaintJohnFPL

RT @GillerPrize: 12 #CanLit gems grace the 2017 Scotiabank #GillerPrize longlist ... https://t.co/NFiQCfoY9U https://t.co/8r18u1uxR4

PARL @PARLevents

RT @GillerPrize: 12 #CanLit gems grace the 2017 Scotiabank #GillerPrize longlist ... https://t.co/NFiQCfoY9U https://t.co/8r18u1uxR4

ᔕTᗩᖇᖇ @StarrReid

RT @GillerPrize: 12 #CanLit gems grace the 2017 Scotiabank #GillerPrize longlist ... https://t.co/NFiQCfoY9U https://t.co/8r18u1uxR4

Halifax Libraries @hfxpublib

RT @GillerPrize: 12 #CanLit gems grace the 2017 Scotiabank #GillerPrize longlist ... https://t.co/NFiQCfoY9U https://t.co/8r18u1uxR4

LethLib @LethLib

RT @GillerPrize: 12 #CanLit gems grace the 2017 Scotiabank #GillerPrize longlist ... https://t.co/NFiQCfoY9U https://t.co/8r18u1uxR4

Robert Hilles @rhilles

Ghost Lake – from Calling The Wild @READBLACKMOSS https://t.co/ET5kUFYB2y #brothers #Nonfiction #canadareads #memoir #goodreads #canlit

Maureen Barry @bplbook2000

CDN superstar author Margaret Atwood gets standing O at the Emmys. Drop by @BurlingtonPL to explore her works and celebrate Canlit!

Marcus Lopés @MMarcusALopes

RT @junkycosmonaut: "we've always had our fair share of characters, even if they laboured in relative obscurity" #CanLit #amreading https:/…

Archie @junkycosmonaut

"we've always had our fair share of characters, even if they laboured in relative obscurity" #CanLit #amreading https://t.co/fGZKv9RfN5

Kristi Charish @kristicharish

RT @KarmaKBrown: Thinking about it...anyone else? Short story isn't my forte but I'm curious to try. #writinglife #CanLit https://t.co/9ql6

Chris Bailey @thischrisbailey

RT @KHardcase: did @cbcbooks' Magic 8 Q&A. I talk #CormacMcCarthy, @drivebytruckers, & maxillary fractures... #CanLit #writingtips https://…

Kevin Hardcastle @KHardcase

did @cbcbooks' Magic 8 Q&A. I talk #CormacMcCarthy, @drivebytruckers, & maxillary fractures... #CanLit #writingtips https://t.co/efEUHb5Aq3

Karma Brown @KarmaKBrown

Thinking about it...anyone else? Short story isn't my forte but I'm curious to try. #writinglife #CanLit https://t.co/9ql6V0Qvpn

Marcus Lopés @MMarcusALopes

RT @norfolklibrary: Nick Mount on the rise of #CanLit, via @cbcbooks: https://t.co/wLHGWMqb9r https://t.co/HZF1vndBsd

NCPL @norfolklibrary

Nick Mount on the rise of #CanLit, via @cbcbooks: https://t.co/wLHGWMqb9r https://t.co/HZF1vndBsd

Rob Reid @RobReid30

First you had to build CanLit, then the readers came and they remain. https://t.co/AqaPsJ3GlH

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DelhiLibrary @DelhiLibrary

RT @norfolklibrary: #MeetLibby - the one-tap reading app now available to all cardholders: https://t.co/PcaXuOcwbC

Sarah Dodge @SarahDodge7

RT @ajax_library: It’s #WorldAlzheimersDay! Text to donate & support the alzheimer society in the community #MakeYourCoffeeCount

Linda Day @crazmom23

RT @BurlingtonPL: Starting Sep 22, come see an exhibit featuring award-winning cartoonist and graphic novelist Seth's work at our Cen…

Medicine Hat Library @MHPublicLibrary

RT @TerryFallis: Looking forward to visiting Medicine Hat in November. It won’t be my first visit or, I hope, my last. https://t.co/Fe6fdqf

St Marys Library @StMarysPL

It's official. No Internet here at the St Marys Public Library. Hopefully be back up around 6pm.… https://t.co/FlkEROA60b

PoetLaureateSudbury @SudburyPoet

Thnx for letting me crash your Board meeting to talk about ideas,@GSPLibrary! (And for letting me touch books in th… https://t.co/IRnyLaRP1Z

WhitStoufLibrary @WhitStoufLibrar

Slime time for Science Literacy Week. Is slime a solid or a liquid?#scilit17 https://t.co/NNFNJBcn8K

OttPubLib/BibPubOtt @opl_bpo

Law at the Library sessions: Come ask @OBAlawyers about one of 4 subjects! Details: https://t.co/MFCyvLOUs3 1st ses… https://t.co/sPMK61axIj

Karen O'Neil @KOteachlearn

Looking forward to understanding indigenous culture more deeply as I read this. @markhamlibrary #FNMI https://t.co/ectIGbNPWn

DinaGraser @DinaGraser

RT @TorontoArts: Funding to support community-engaged artist residencies in selected @torontolibrary branches https://t.co/RHrgCBh9Mi https…