Meet the Canada Reads 2018 contenders

What do a tornado hunter, an actor, a fashion icon, a TV host, and a singer have in common? They're the panellists for Canada Reads 2018. Over four days, the five defenders will bring their diverse perspectives to this year's theme: One Book to Open Your Eyes. The contenders and their chosen books are: Mozhdah Jamalzadah, defending The Boat People … Continue reading Meet the Canada Reads 2018 contenders

Literary Arts Podcast: Ursula K. Le Guin & Margaret Atwood (Rebroadcast)

Longtime friends and accomplished writers Margaret Atwood and Ursula Le Guin share an open conversation about their writing processes. "Ursula Le Guin begins her lecture with Margaret Atwood by saying, “I emailed Margaret about six weeks or so ago and said, ‘What are we going to talk about?’ and she replied, ‘I expect we will … Continue reading Literary Arts Podcast: Ursula K. Le Guin & Margaret Atwood (Rebroadcast)