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Shelagh Rogers talks to Pamela Mordecai about her novel Red Jacket, shortlisted for

2015 Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize

on CBC One The Next Chapter here:

Pamela will be one of eleven presenters at the 2017 Transdisciplinary Theological Colloquium on Friday, 24 March, 2017:


Session THREE: Africana Studies: Literature and the Arts

Conversation with Pamela Mordecai moderated by Elias Ortega-Aponte
Introductions: Althea Spencer-Miller
Location: Chapel
7:00 pm – Opening Reception & Dinner Mead
Opening Words by Dean Javier Viera
Poetry Reading by Pamela Mordecai

Kitchener Public Library

85 Queen: An Evening with Pamela Mordecai

Tuesday, 28 March, 2017

7:30 PM – 8:30 PM in the Central Library – Lounge

Registration required.

We acknowledge the support of the Canada Council for the Arts, which last year invested $155 million to bring the arts to Canadians throughout the country.

Event Type(s): Art & Culture Age Group(s): Adults


Trevor Corkum chats to Pamela about her debut novel Red Jacket
on The Chat at 49th Shelf

Pamela reads with Tasneem Jamal in

The Reading Series at St Jerome’s 

on Friday, 31st March at 4:30 p.m.

All readings are free and open to the public.

St. Jerome’s is located at 290 Westmount Road North, Waterloo, Ontario.

RED JACKET one of 12 books by Canadian women that you need to read…

Pamela reads with Jeff Cottrill, Jasmine D’Costa and Molly Peacock

in the Rowers’ Pub Reading Series 

at the Supermarket in Kensington Market (268 Augusta,

on April 4th at 6:30 p.m. with readings beginning at 7 p.m


See Lisa Pike’s Review of RED JACKET in the Ottawa Review of Books

Pamela keeps company with

E.V. Rieu, Charles Causley, James Reeves, Walter de la Mare, Robert Louis Stevenson, Eleanor Farjeon, Julia Donaldson, et al.

 see past news and events here