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IFOA Hamilton: Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize finalists

Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 7:00 PM
Hillfield Strathallan College
Author appearance, Reading, Round table: Litontour
Participants:

Join the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize finalists at Hillfield Strathallan College on October 29 at 7pm for a reading and discussion.

Note: Russell Smith has appointed John Fitzgerald Jay to read from Confidence in his place.

Note: John Vaillant has appointed Claire Cameron to read from The Jaguar’s Children in his place.

For tickets and more information, please contact Bryan Prince Bookseller, 905-528-4508.

In partnership with Bryan Prince Bookseller and Hillfield Strathallan College

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Limited tickets available online through litontour.com for those outside of the Hamilton area.

 

Fact or Fiction

Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 7:30 PM
Studio Theatre
Author appearance, Round table: IFOA
Participants: Tracey Lindberg, Åsne Seierstad, Ronald Wright

How do you choose to tell your story? Writers Tracey LindbergÅsne Seierstad and Ronald Wright discuss how style and perspective factor in their fiction and non-fiction. The Toronto Star‘s Books Editor, Deborah Dundas, moderates.

 

 

IFOA Parry Sound

Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 7:30 PM
The Charles W. Stockey Centre for the Performing Arts
Author appearance, Reading: Litontour
Participants: Nino Ricci

Join critically acclaimed authors Marina Endicott, Anne Enright, Nino Ricci and Deanna Young at The Charles W. Stockey Centre for the Performing Arts on October 29 at 7:30pm for a reading of their latest works.

For tickets and more information, please visit the The Charles W. Stockey Cetnre for the Performing Arts or call the centre at 705-746-4466 or 1-877-746-4466.

In partnership with Parry Sound Books.

Parry Sound Books

 

In Conversation with Lawrence Hill

Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 7:30 PM
Fleck Dance Theatre
Author appearance, Interview, Reading: IFOA
Participants:

Lawrence Hill, the award-winning and internationally bestselling author of The Book of Negroes, sits down with culture critic Richard Crouse to discuss his compelling new novel, The Illegal.

 

This event is co-presented by the Amnesty International Book Club, which sparks conversation about human rights through their monthly book selections and interviews with acclaimed Canadian authors. To learn more, visit www.amnestybookclub.ca.

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Writing the City

Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 7:30 PM
Brigantine Room
Author appearance, Round table: IFOA
Participants: Garth Risk Hallberg, Emily M. Keeler, Russell Smith, Steve Toltz

Big city writers Garth Risk HallbergRussell Smith and Steve Toltz discuss their latest works and how the places they live influence the stories they tell. The National Post‘s Books Editor, Emily M. Keeler, moderates.

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