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How to Be Alone Book Launch

December 2, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Please join us in celebrating the release of the book version of How to Be Alone and to hear Tanya Davis perform some of her gorgeous music.

Since its debut on YouTube, Tanya Davis’s beautiful and perceptive poem “How to Be Alone,” visually realized by artist and filmmaker Andrea Dorfman, has become an international sensation. In the book edition of How to Be Alone, they have adapted the poem and its compelling illustrations for the page in a beautiful, meditative volume—a keepsake to treasure and to share.

Tanya Davis is a poet, speaker, and musician based out of Halifax, Nova Scotia, where she was the 2011/12 Poet Laureate. She has released 3 full length albums and 1 collection of poetry and tours regularly and internationally, commissioning her work and collaborating across artistic genres.

Andrea Dorfman is a filmmaker, animator and artist. She has made the feature films Parsley Days (2000), Love That Boy (2003) and recently completed production on her third feature, Heartbeat, starring Tanya Davis, to be released 2014.


December 2, 2013
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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