2nd Annual WIN Canada Literary Festival and Dr. Asha Bhargava Memorial Awards – Richmond March 23/13

WIN 2013 Poster FINAL (1)

Writers International Network Canada
The 2nd Annual Literary Festival
Richmond Cultural Centre/Library
7700 Minoru Gate Richmond, BC
Saturday, March 23, 2013
10.00 AM to 4.00 PM
Canada’s Best 2013 Awards & Dr. Asha Bhargava Memorial Awards

For more information call
Ashok Bhargava 604-327-6040, Alan Hill 604-276-4391, Mahendra Kwatra 778-386-2745

The main objective of this event is
to bring together writers of diverse backgrounds and genre
to develop better appreciation and fuller awareness of
the art of creative writing.
And to provide an opportunity to network
socialize and to recognize talent.
WIN also recognizes people who are
community builders and goodwill ambassadors.

• Featured poets and open mic
• Music by Enrico
• Dances:
Bharat Natayam (Arno Komalika)
Kathara Canada (Carlie David, Mutya Macatumpag, Babette Santos, Jade Santos-Gutierrez, Michael Gutierrez, Sacha Levin)
Sampaguita Dancers (Levna Anorico, Helen Villarico, Cleo Tiamzon, Rosalinda Tabag, Aida Bhargava, Celyna Sia Scherst, Ligaya Garcia, Norma Yasay)
• Award Recipients –
Canada’s Best 2013 Distinguished Poets and Writers:
Dennis E. Bolen, Theresa Chevalier, Srinath P. Dwivedi,
Lucia Gorea, Candice James, Surjeet Kalsey,
Bonnie Nish, Ellen Taleon, Valerie B-Taylor

• International Awards:
Dr. Rita Malhotra and Lila Shahani
• Community Ambassadors
Duke Ashrafuzzaman, Jai P. Birdi, Kuldip Jhand, Sharma, Mankajee Shrestha
• Lunch and Refreshments provided
• Entry by donation
• Hosts:
Bernice Lever, Charlene Sayo, Lilija Valis

WIN – Writers International Network Canada is
founded by Ashok Bhargava
to discover, nourish, recognize, celebrate and promote writers and
assist them to connect with other writers.

Ashok Bhargava