xDiptych/Díptico

Book Review

Reviewer Ed Farolan

"Diptych" is defined by the dictionary as "an ancient writing tablet consisting of two hinged leaves with waxed inner sides". This is precisely what Father Gilbert Centina III meant with this bilingual book of poems: on the left side, the English version, and on the right, the Spanish. Full book review

 

 

In Other Words: A German Canadian Story
A Book Launch - Author: Norbert Ruebsaat

Date and Venue Saturday, October 7, 2017. 3 - 5pm | Studio 1398, 1398 Cartwright on Granville Island

Reviewer Nancie Ottem

The book launch of Norbert Ruebsaat’s In Other Words: A German Canadian Story was an intimate affair. It was an affirmation of family, close friends and book aficionados gathering to acknowledge one man’s journey toward adjusting to a new country, Canada. Kanada, an unfamiliar country with unfamiliar language and unfamiliar customs. Full book review