Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Elizabeth Brewster Memorial to be Held Wednesday, April 24

Please join the UNB community as we remember Elizabeth Brewster. A special memorial will be held at 4pm on Wednesday, April 24 in the Alumni Memorial Building, 13 Bailey Drive on the UNB campus in Fredericton. The memorial will be followed by a reception and, for those who wish, a visit to Elizabeth Brewster's gravesite at the Fredericton Forest Hill Cemetery.

Brewster earned a BA in 1946 and was a founding member of The Fiddlehead; she received an honourary doctorate from UNB in 1982. She is the author of over 30 books of poetry, prose, essays, and memoirs. She is a member of the Order of Canada and holder of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal. She is a professor emeritus of the University of Saskatchewan

Click on the Memorial Flier above for more details.