Margaret Atwood is the internationally acclaimed author of more than 40 works of fiction, poetry, literary criticism and social history. She is the recipient of numerous awards, including Governor General’s Awards, the Scotiabank Giller Prize and Man Booker Prize. She presents her new novel, MaddAddam, the dramatic conclusion to the celebrated dystopian trilogy that features novels Oryx and Crake and The Year of the Flood. After a man-made plague sweeps the earth, the only survivors are a small group of humans and the gentle species bio-engineered to replace them. In this unsettling and darkly humorous tale, Atwood challenges us to think about our own possible future.
Events Margaret Atwood was involved in
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 - 7:00 PM
Author Amy Grace Loyd reads from and discusses her debut novel.
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 - 8:00 PM
Authors Margaret Atwood, Sarah Dunant and Rachel Kushner share their latest novels.