Please come and join the author for a brief chat on how the book, Tom Thomson: Journal of My Last Spring, evolved from a social media project to a real book. Learn about Tom’s art, his final days, the mystery, and what Tom gave to us as Canadians.
Tom Thomson (the author, rather) will be doing a reading at the Brockville Public Library on Thursday, June 14th, 2018 starting at 6:30pm.
Please come and join the author for a brief presentation on how the book, Tom Thomson: Journal of My Last Spring , evolved from a social media project to a real book. The presentation will follow with a Q&A session on topics ranging from art, Tom’s final days, the mystery, and what Tom gave to us as Canadians.
Finally, if you are so moved, you can purchase a signed and stamped book from the author for $25.oo cash, or credit card.
The first time Tim Bouma tried the authorial voice of Tom Thomson on for size, his efforts fell well within his chosen medium’s then-140-character limit. On Nov. 28, 2011, Bouma, a federal public servant in Ottawa, posted his first tweet on his fledgling Twitter account, TTLastSpring: “Getting quite a lot done, but unsure what I […]
Please come visit (and buy a book!) In addition to the signing, the author (that’s me!) plans to give a 20-minute talk at 12:30pm, read a few short passages and hang around to talk about all things Tom Thomson.
The event is FREE! (but I hope you buy a book), graciously hosted by our friends at the Ginger Press Bookshop.
I hope you can make it. If you can’t don’t worry. You can always drop by later and buy the book at the store. I’ll also be holding more events around the province and country, and, if the spirit moves me, I will return to Owen Sound.