Yann Martel is the author of Life of Pi, the #1 international bestseller published in more than 50 territories, sold more than 12 million copies worldwide, won the 2002 Man Booker, and was adapted to the screen in an Oscar-winning film by Ang Lee. He is the award-winning author of The Facts Behind the Helsinki Roccamatios, Self, Beatrice & Virgil, and 101 Letters to a Prime Minister. Born in Spain in 1963, he studied philosophy at Trent University and lives in Saskatoon with the writer Alice Kuipers and their four children. He will present The High Mountains of Portugal.
Events Yann Martel was involved in
Saturday, October 29, 2016 - 3:00 PM
Join distinguished authors Yann Martel, Andrew Westoll, and Alissa York as they read from their new works live!
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 6:00 PM
Gail Anderson-Dargatz, Gary Barwin, Lynne Kutsukake and Yann Martel will read from their latest novels.
Thursday, October 31, 2013 - 8:00 PM
Award-winning short story authors share anecdotes and personal stories on the theme of “beginnings.”