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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OLA @ONLibraryAssoc

RT @Lorimerkids: The #ForestofReading nominees are announced! #kidlit #ola #canlit http://t.co/ftFN5rlf

Steven Buechler @stevenbuechler

Congrats to @RielNason on the Red Maple Nomination! @ONLibraryAssoc #canlit

mountie9 @mountie9

RT @HelenKubiw: So excited! Today @ONLibraryAssoc announces #ForestofReading 2013 nominees. Celebrate great #young CanLit reads with the ...

Jen W @librarygalreads

RT @HelenKubiw: So excited! Today @ONLibraryAssoc announces #ForestofReading 2013 nominees. Celebrate great #young CanLit reads with the ...

Sheri Doyle @Sheri_Doyle

RT @HelenKubiw: So excited! Today @ONLibraryAssoc announces #ForestofReading 2013 nominees. Celebrate great #young CanLit reads with the ...

Goose Lane Editions @goose_lane

RT @HelenKubiw: So excited! Today @ONLibraryAssoc announces #ForestofReading 2013 nominees. Celebrate great #young CanLit reads with the ...

Helen Kubiw @HelenKubiw

So excited! Today @ONLibraryAssoc announces #ForestofReading 2013 nominees. Celebrate great #young CanLit reads with these 110 nominees!

TorontoPublicLibrary @torontolibrary

@booksin140 Thanks Erin & thx for the inspiring #CanLit chats & for speaking with us during our planning process for #TellTPL chats. :-)

Kim Manton @kimmanton

RT @oliveridley: RT @gvpl: Come discuss "Half Blood Blues" as a librarian leads this fun book club for CanLit lovers. http://t.co/SoV4Bt ...

Bharat C @oliveridley

RT @gvpl: Come discuss "Half Blood Blues" as a librarian leads this fun book club for CanLit lovers. http://t.co/SoV4Bt0q #canlit #yyj

GVPL @gvpl

Come discuss "Half Blood Blues" as a librarian leads this fun book club for CanLit lovers. http://t.co/f8aayzsJ #canlit #yyj

May @maykilmer

@torontolibrary's #TellTPL chat transcript is up: http://t.co/Z3tUnHZc #canlit #libraries #Toronto

Vaughan Libraries @vaughanpl

@cbcbooks announced the next #CanadaReads theme: regional literature. Great way to explore #CanLit http://t.co/jCVlQ2mG #TessWO

Brantford Library @BtfdLibrary

Great photo from @TerryFallis's visit to @BtfdLibrary last night. #canlit http://t.co/2uKGXw49

Sharif Khan @SharifKhanBooks

Keep Toronto Reading Festival starts this Sunday, April 1 (No joke) http://t.co/nG9uidon @torontolibrary #Toronto #reading #festival #canlit

Elise Cotter @elisecotter

Good for @torontolibrary for insuring some of theirs events proceed during the strike http://t.co/4UWQ14gb #TOpoli #canlit

St Marys Library @StMarysPL

Can't get enough of the Hunger Games?? To mark the launch of the film, CBC Books is excited to present a CanLit... http://t.co/JQqGZkBe

MarleyLauro @MissMarley01

RT @orillialibrary: Hunger Games and CanLit! In-house faves picked -- Angus McLintock, Anne Shirley, Scott Pilgrim, Ofglen... http://t.c ...

Catie Sahadath @CatieSahadath

@JuliaGinley, @jonathanpc19 took your advice & checked out @TerryFallis' The Best Laid Plans from @opl_bpo and he loves it! #Thanks! #canlit

Orillia Library @orillialibrary

Hunger Games and CanLit! In-house faves picked -- Angus McLintock, Anne Shirley, Scott Pilgrim, Ofglen... http://t.co/JJ2Sfvre @cbc books

Brindle & Glass @BrindleAndGlass

A shout out to the #keeptorontoreading @torontolibrary urging us to pick up a great book. Celebrate the books you love! #canlit #yyz

Okanagan Library @OKRegLib

RT @kel_librarians: Absolutely brilliant column by Russell Smith in the Globe about CanLit being frozen in time http://t.co/xXpfDPqy

shannon smart @shannonsmart

"Remember, it's always 1955 in #CanLit" - Russell Smith on getting published in Canada http://t.co/3B4xbLuw @globebooks @margaretatwood @vpl

Kelowna Library @Kel_librarians

Absolutely brilliant column by Russell Smith in the Globe about CanLit being frozen in time http://t.co/q4S00ukF

Parkland Library @PrlLibrary

According to Russell Smith, "It is always 1955 in Canlit."... http://t.co/15O63Dj4

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Suzanne Bowness @codeword

RT @CBC: Are you submitting for the CBC Nonfiction Prize? Here are some great writing tips! | @CBCBooks https://t.co/SDeWfcqD2d

U of M Indigenous @UofM_Indigenous

In the lead-up to community advising at @wpglibrary, here are some quick facts: Original design was 'guerrilla advi… https://t.co/qKJj1Ow34D

Surrey LIP @SurreyLIP

RT @surreylibrary: January 22-29 is Family Literacy Week. This year's theme is "What's on My Plate?" in support of healthy development. Lea…

CalgaryPublicLibrary @calgarylibrary

"World eagerly awaits Calgary's new central library" And it won't be long now; only just over nine months until ope… https://t.co/cqDoZSpObr

Jarrett Mazza @JarrettMazza

@RebeccaRosenblu I'm afraid I cannot make your workshop today at the @torontolibrary, and I am disappointed! Please… https://t.co/lVdPQ0B6jV

GVPL @gvpl

Join Gender Spectacular Families Support Group on the fourth Sunday of the month at the Central Branch to find supp… https://t.co/MDvyKj1W5z

VaughanPublicLibrary @vaughanpl

VPL staff visited the VMC library construction site recently and witnessed the steady progress of the new libraries… https://t.co/NGuxj5KqP6

Rachel Adelson @RachelAdelson

It's "memory month" for #CafeCuriosity readers @GuelphLibrary and so I looked into my past work covering memory and… https://t.co/wAqW5BgDux

Halifax Cinema @HalifaxCinema

SPECIAL: @FlawInTheIris caps this month's Wes Anderson series with an intro and screening of THE LIFE AQUATIC WITH… https://t.co/jC2SJo7Vfp

Lori-Ann Seward @la68ann

RT @BPL_inthecity: @ArifBarrie @cityofbarrie 😃 we have over 130 free programs this month for babies up to adults and seniors!