Friday Night Showcase: Alison Pick and Kathleen Winter in Conversation with Craig Norris

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67 Erb Street West, Waterloo ON
Friday, November 3, 2017
7:00 pm, CIGI Auditorium

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Alison Pick and Kathleen Winter in Conversation with Craig Norris
+winners of The New Quarterly‘s writing contests: Shannon Blake, Susan Olding, and Fiona Tinwei Lam

67 Erb Street West, Waterloo ON
Friday, November 3, 2017
7:00 pm, CIGI Auditorium

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Alison Pick is the author of six books of fiction, memoir and poetry, most recently the novel Strangers With the Same Dream. She was the winner of the 2002 Bronwen Wallace Award for most promising writer in Canada under 35, and her novel Far to Go was nominated for the Man Booker Prize. She lives and writes in Toronto.

Check out reviews of Alison Pick’s new novel Strangers with the Same Dream in the Toronto Star, and the National Post, as well as an excerpt in the Globe and Mail!

Kathleen Winter’s new novel Lost in September will be published in September 2017. Her novel Annabel was shortlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize, the Governor General’s Literary Award, the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize, the Amazon.ca First Novel Award, the Orange Prize, and numerous other awards. It was also a Globe and Mail “Best Book,” a New York Times “Notable” book, a Quill & Quire “Book of the Year” and #1 bestseller in Canada. It has been published and translated worldwide. Her Arctic memoir Boundless (2014) was shortlisted for Canada’s Hilary Weston and Charles Taylor nonfiction prizes and has been sold internationally. The Freedom in American Songs (Stories) also came out in 2014. Born in the UK, Winter lives in Montreal after many years in Newfoundland.

Get a primer on the discussion in this written interview between Alison and Kathleen over at Hazlitt.


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