Electric Mermaid: Live Reads


Friday, November 19, 2021 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm


Char's Landing

4815 Argyle Street, Port Alberni


Electric Mermaid: Live Reads from Char's Landing, Port Alberni, Vancouver Island, BC, Canada
Emcee: Derek Hanebury  Moderator: Karl Korven  Artistic Director:  Jacqueline Carmichael  
Photographer: Micah Gardener  ZOOM Producer: Charlene Patterson
Edited by Derek Hanebury & Jacqueline Carmichael
Featuring readings from the 22 writers contributing.
Sale of this book published by RCN Media benefits The Alberni Valley Hospice Society
RCN Media, Alberniology is a colourful collection of fiction, poetry and non-fiction—showcased with the photography of Chris Hancock Donaldson—that celebrates the uniqueness and diversity of the Alberni Valley and the people who call it home.From float houses down the Alberni Inlet, Sasquatch encounters, 50-pound chinooks and Mars water bombers, to Sproat Lake, Cathedral Grove and rainforest splendour, the writing in this book captures the raw beauty of the land and the spirit of its inhabitants.The authors and publisher have agreed to forego royalties and profits and donate them to the Alberni Valley Hospice Society, which provides support, education and advocacy to individuals and their families facing life-limiting illness, death and bereavement.
@00:41:00 through @02:22:40
1. Ian Cognito (via Zoom)
2. Winter Darby (@Char's)
3. Derek Hanebury (via Zoom)
4. Libbie Morin (via Zoom)
5. Stephen Novik (@Char's)
6. Deb Oakes raincheck
7. Victoria Roscoe-Roumanis (via Zoom)
8. Cynthia Sharp (via Zoom)
9. Joanna Streetly (via Zoom)
10. Dan Biggs (@Char's)
11. Jackie Carmichael (via Zoom)
12. Vicki Drybrough (@Char's)
13. Judith Hutchison (via Zoom)
14. David Kipling (via Zoom)
15. Karen Poirier (@Char's)
16. Rory Rickwood (@Char's)
17. Kathleen Vance (via Zoom)
18. Derek Hanebury for Randy Fred (via Zoom)
19. Bruce Hornidge (via Zoom)
20. Laura Sturgeon (@Char's)
You  can  buy the book at   RCN Media at rcnmedia.com  or  Amazon .ca
READER 01 @00:30:00 JOY SHELDON Via zoom )
READER 02 @00:36:30 Kamal Parmer (vIa zoom )
READER 03 @02:22:40 KB Madden (Via Zoom )
READER 04 @02:25:00 Jennifer Wenn (Via Zoom)
READER 05 @02:32:00 Cynthia Sharp ( Via Zoom)
READER 06 @02:35:00 Joe Lunchbucket aka Bob Frankow (@Char's)
READER 00 Derek Hanebury  ( Via  Zoom )
Char’s Landing 19+ (accompanied kids welcome) 4815 Argyle @5th Port Alberni, Vancouver Island, CANADA V9Y 1V9 Tel: 778-421-2427 www.charslanding.com
Char's gratefully acknowledges Creative BC and the Province of British Columbia @creativebcs and #amplifybc