Grace O’Connell is the author of The Globe and Mail Best Book Magnified World and 2014 winner of the Canadian Authors Association Emerging Writer Award. She holds an MFA in creative writing, and her work has appeared in various publications including The Walrus, Taddle Creek, The Globe and Mail, National Post and Elle Canada. She teaches creative writing at the University of Toronto and works as a freelance writer and editor. She presents Be Ready For The Lightning.

Photo Credit: Dani Coutoure

Events Grace O’Connell was involved in

  • IFOA Thunder Bay

    Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00 PM

    IFOA Thunder Bay welcomes authors Gary Barwin, Terry Fallis, Grace O'Connell and Jean E. Pendziwol.


  • Held in Suspense

    Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 1:00 PM

    K.J Howe, Grace O’Connell and Andrew Pyper discuss the psychology of suspense with Joseph Kertes.


  • The Nature of Fear

    Friday, October 27, 2017 - 6:00 PM

    Sarah Bailey, Nick Cutter and Grace O’Connell examine the power and nature of fear with Ania Szado.


  • In Conversation with Rosemary Sullivan

    Sunday, November 1, 2015 - 12:00 PM

    Rosemary Sullivan reads from and discusses her latest work with author Anne Michaels.


  • In Conversation with Jane Urquhart

    Saturday, October 31, 2015 - 1:00 PM

    Jane Urquhart reads from and discusses her latest novel, The Night Stages.