Wayson Choy’s bestselling debut novel, The Jade Peony, shared the Trillium Book Award for best book in 1995 and won the 1996 City of Vancouver Book Award. Its companion novel, All That Matters, also won a Trillium Book Award and was shortlisted for the 2005 Giller Prize. His first memoir, Paper Shadows, was a finalist for the Governor General’s Literary Award for Non-Fiction, the Charles Taylor Prize and the Drainie-Taylor Biography Prize. Choy presents his second memoir, Not Yet, about the bonds of love and family that sustain us, framed by Choy’s own two near-death experiences.
Events Wayson Choy was involved in
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 7:30 PM
Join us in celebrating the Humber Writers Workshop alongside renown faculty.
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 5:30 PM
Faculty members of the Humber School for Writers discuss the craft of writing fiction
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 5:30 PM
Faculty members of the Humber School for Writers discuss the craft of writing fiction.
Sunday, November 3, 2013 - 11:00 AM
Authors S. Bear Bergman, Jowita Bydlowska, Wayson Choy and Alison Wearing share their most recent works.