Launch Event: Darcy Van Poelgeest - Little Bird

Saturday, December 14, 2019 6:00pm – 8:00pm


Join Darcy Van Poelgeest, filmmaker and writer, for the launch of the hardcover collection of the celebrated comic series Little Bird!

With the limitless scope of Star Wars and EAST OF WEST paired with the sociopolitical explorations of A Handmaid’s Tale and MONSTRESS, LITTLE BIRD tells the story of a young resistance fighter battling against an oppressive American Empire while searching for her own identity in a world on fire. A gorgeously illustrated epic from Award-winning filmmaker DARCY VAN POELGEEST and Angoulême-nominated artist IAN BERTRAM in which one girl risks everything to save her people, their land, and the freedom they so desperately deserve.

Darcy Van Poelgeest is an award-winning writer and director. He lives in Vancouver B.C. with his family, and prefers to walk whenever possible.

This event is taking place on the unceded territories of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tseil-Waututh Nations.

The event will take place in the upstairs gallery area of Massy Books (229 E Georgia St). The gallery is not currently wheelchair accessible.

Massy Books is easily reachable by transit! Close to the 22, 3, 8 and 19 bus lines at Main and Georgia/Gore and Georgia. There is metered street parking along Georgia, or lot parking at the Sun Wah Centre around the corner (268 Keefer).