HOMESICK SONGS: CONCERT, READINGS, AND CONVERSATION
Emma Hooper and Patrick Ouellet will read from Hooper’s latest novel, Homesick Songs (Les chants du large). Emma Hooper will also perform songs from her solo project, Waitress for the Bees. Raised in Alberta, Emma Hooper brought her love of music and literature to the UK, where she received a doctorate in Musico-Literary studies at the University of East-Anglia and currently lectures at Bath Spa University. A musician, Emma performs as the solo artist Waitress for the Bees and plays with a number of bands. She lives in Bath, UK, but goes home to Canada to cross-country ski whenever she can. She is also the author of Etta and Otto and Russell and James.