Emily Schultz in Participants

Emily Schultz is the author of the best-selling novel The Blondes. It was named a finalist for the Trillium Book Award and selected by NPR and Kirkus for Best Books of the Year. She is the co-founder of the literary magazine Joyland. Her writing has appeared in Elle, Bustle, Vice, The Walrus, Black Warrior Review, and Prairie Schooner. Born and raised in Southwestern Ontario, Schultz studied English and Creative Writing at the University of Windsor. …

Emily Schultz in Events

The Missing Piece

Sunday, October 29, 2017 -
Roundtable : Festival

Studio Theatre, Harbourfront Centre

David Bradford, Nicholas Eames, K. J Howe, Wendy O'Brien, Emily Schultz

Looking Back: History in Fiction

Friday, October 27, 2017 -
Roundtable : Festival

Studio Theatre, Harbourfront Centre

David Coventry, Joseph Kertes, Sarah Lazarovic, Alison Pick, Emily Schultz, Rohan Wilson


…Award for Poetry. She received an Excellence In Teaching Award at the University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies where she teaches creative writing. She was also the winner of Poetry NOW 2014.2018 Dates & BooksMarch 28 – Roddy Doyle: Smile April 25 – Janie Chang: Dragon Spring Road May 23 – Eden Robinson: Son of a Trickster June 27 – Sylvain Prudhomme: The Greats September 26 – Mary Gaitskill: Somebody with a Little Hammer October 31 – Sarah Bailey: The Dark Lake November 28 – Emily Schultz: Men Walking on Water December 19 – Stuart Ross: A Sparrow Came Down ResplendentThe Book Club sessions will take place in the Harbourfront Centre Boardroom (Mezzanine) at 6:00pm.Buy your books at the University of Toronto Book Store, the official book seller of the International Festival of Authors. Book Club members get 15% off.

September 15, 2017

Five Questions with Emily Schultz

We asked Emily Schultz five questions about her relationship with border-cities and researching the Prohibition era. You can find her at IFOA 2017.…writers you're going to hear a lot more from. Emily Schultz is the author of the best-selling novel The Blondes.…

October 24, 2012

The Novel as a Window on Society: from nuns to pythons and beyond

…it related to their most recent books. Simonetta Agnello Hornby, Emily St. John Mandel, Emily Schultz and Linda Spalding revealed their…fundamental." Mandel said, "Do the work. Put the hours in." Schultz suggested that each subsequent manuscript she hoped "was like…

October 17, 2012

Five Questions with…Emily Schultz

Emily Schultz, author of The Blondes, will participate in a round table discussion on October 23 and a reading October…that most writers never get to experience, so thank you IFOA!) Click here for more about Schultz and The Blondes.

September 8, 2017

IFOA 2017 Schedule of Events

…1874 Launceston to 1921 Palestine, authors David Coventry, Alison Pick, Emily Schultz and Rohan Wilson discuss how time and place inspire…

August 10, 2017