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Pre-registered session descriptions

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Art Gallery of Alberta Tour registration  Ticket sales start Dec 4 at 7pm and end Feb 4 at 7pm.  SOLD OUT!

Rogers Place Tour - Ticket sales start Dec 4 at 7pm and end Feb 4 at 7pm.  SOLD OUT!

Rogers Place Tour #2 - A 2nd tour has been added!  Ticket sales start Dec 8 at 12:00pm and end Feb 4 at 7pm. SOLD OUT!

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Wayne Arthurson

Wayne Arthurson is an award-winning indigenous writer, the author of six novels and five books of non-fiction. Wayne is the author of the bestselling Leo Desroches crime series: Fall From Grace, which won the $10,000 Alberta Readers Choice Award, A Killing Winter and Blood Red Summer, named one of the top 10 crime novels in 2017 by the Globe and Mail. A direct descendant of residential school survivors, Wayne is an excellent speaker, using oral storytelling techniques and self-deprecating humour interspersed with readings to entertain and inspire audiences. Along with being a bestselling novelist Wayne has also been a reporter, editor, advertising copywriter, ghostwriter, semi-professional clown, punk rock drummer, reality show participant, husband and stay-at-home dad.