Tuesday, November 1, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Reading and Q&A: Litontour

Oliver Paipoonge Public Library - Murillo Branch

1 Baxendale Road, Murillo
Oliver Paipoonge P0T 2G0
Cost: FREE

Distinguished authors, Karen Connelly, Andy McGuire and Cordelia Strube, will read live in Oliver Paipoonge! Join them as they discuss the art of writing and where they get their inspiration from.

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Participants

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    Karen Connelly

    Karen Connelly is the author of nine books of non-fiction, fiction and poetry, the most recent being The Lizard Cage, which the New York Times Book Review compared to the works of Solzhenitsyn, Mandela and Orwell. It was nominated for the Kiriyama Prize and won Britain's Orange Broadband Prize for New Writers. Raised in Calgary, Connelly has lived for extended periods of time in different parts of Asia and Europe and now has two homes, one in Toronto and one in Greece.

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    Andy McGuire

    Andy McGuire is the author of Country Club. He lives in Huron County.

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    Cordelia Strube

    Cordelia Strube is an accomplished playwright and the author of ten critically acclaimed novels, including Alex & Zee, Teaching Pigs to Sing, and Lemon. Winner of the CBC literary competition and a Toronto Arts Foundation Award, Strube has been nominated for the Governor General’s Award, the Trillium Book Award, the WH Smith/Books in Canada First Novel Award, and longlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize. A two-time finalist for ACTRA’s Nellie Award celebrating excellence in Canadian broadcasting, she is also a three-time nominee for the ReLit Award. Her latest work On The Shores Of Darkness, There Is Light won the City of Toronto Book Award.