Don’t miss an evening with the five finalists of the 2017 RBC Taylor Prize for literary non-fiction. A lively discussion, moderated by The Globe and Mail‘s Mark Medley, will be followed by an audience Q&A.
The 2017 RBC Taylor Prize finalists are:
- Max Eisen for By Chance Alone: A Remarkable True Story of Courage and Survival at Auschwitz, published by HarperCollins Canada
- Matti Friedman for Pumpkinflowers: An Israeli Soldier’s Story, published by Signal / McClelland & Stewart
- Ross King for Mad Enchantment: Claude Monet and the Painting of Water Lilies, published by Bond Street Books
- Marc Raboy for Marconi: The Man Who Networked the World, published by Oxford University Press
- Diane Schoemperlen for This Is Not My Life: A Memoir of Love, Prison, and Other Complications, published by HarperCollins Canada
You can find more information about the RBC Taylor Prize shortlist here.
Presented by the Toronto Public Library and IFOA.