Malvern is accepting Not accepting enough to abide by the laws of thieves As they drown in shallow morals Not accepting enough to tolerate the shouts of bullets as they rush through cold hollows of metal guns Not accepting enough to withstand being ridiculed by those blinded with ignorance and brainwashed by media But accepting enough to respect an array of music; Whether it be the intricate rhymes and distinct beats ringing in rap To the catchy repeated lyrics in pop Accepting enough to savour the unique tastes hidden within spoonfuls of various dishes originating from different countries Accepting like the warmth resonating from a melting pot As different races and cultures blend together to create one community; My community The community that is accepting Malvern
Diaspora Dialogues and Toronto Public Library—Malvern Branch host creative writing workshops for youth in Malvern Branch. Come to the zine launch and hear them present their brand-new work!
Tuesday, March 9, 2010
Malvern Branch, 30 Sewells Road, 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday, March 10, 2009
Diaspora Dialogues and Malvern Branch are pleased to present readings by students from Lester B. Pearson CI and Blesses Mother Teresa C.S.S. Hosted by spoken word artist Donna-Michelle St. Bernard—with special musical guest Christian Hurst. 6:00 p.m, Malvern Branch, 30 Sewells Road.
Thursday, August 7, 2008
Come celebrate the culmination of six weeks of creative writing youth workshops! With readings and performances by workshop facilitators Jibola Fagbamiye, Ian Fleming, Stacey May Fowles and Donna-Michelle St. Bernard, plus some of the youth themselves. Toronto Public Library—Malvern Branch, 30 Sewells Road, 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 18, 2008
Diaspora Dialogues is thrilled to partner with Malvern Public Library to present Young Writers From the Malvern Edge. Join us on Tuesday, March 18th at 6:00 p.m. to hear brand new creative work by students from Lester B. Pearson Collegiate Institute.