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June 12, 2022 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm


Join us for this literary event featuring prose and poetry about the Italian-Canadian cultural community.

Anna Romano Milne and Dosi Cotroneo will host a diverse group of local writers who have been invited to read their poetry, un-published excerpts, published excerpts and short stories.

Get ready for “rapid-fire” readings in English, French, Italian and Dialect.

Special guest, Sophia Pradal, daughter of the late Luciano Pradal, will read an excerpt from her father’s book, Chronicles of an Ottawa Chestnut Lover.

Following the readings there will be time for Qs&As and networking.

Confirmed Presenters:

  • Bob Barclay
  • Licia Canton
  • Jessica Carpinone
  • Dosi Cotroneo
  • Domenic Cusmano
  • Sharon Hamilton
  • Ermelinda Mancini
  • Rene Pappone
  • Sophia Pradal
  • Anna Romano Milne

Location: Italian-Canadian Historical Centre, 1026 Baseline Road, Ottawa, ON K2C 0A6

This event is in honor of, and dedicated to, beloved member of the Ottawa Italian Community, Luciano Pradal.

Notice of Filming and Photography
When you attend this event, you enter an area where photography, audio, and video recording may occur. By entering the event premises, you consent to such recording media and its release, publication, exhibition or reproduction.


June 12, 2022
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm


Italian-Canadian Historical Centre
1026 Baseline Road, Ottawa, ON K2C 0A6
Ottawa, K2C 0A6 CA
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