Anne Michaels

Anne Michaels: Celebrating Toronto’s Literary History

Anne Michaels

Anne Michaels: Celebrating Toronto’s Literary History

Anne Michaels

8:30pm

Thursday, October 22, 2020

60 mins

Relive Toronto’s literary history through the iconic poets and songwriters of the 1960s and 1970s. This special musical event is hosted by Toronto’s fifth Poet Laureate, the internationally acclaimed novelist and poet Anne Michaels, and features singer/songwriter david sereda, with Colleen Allen, Ken Whiteley and Tyler Wagler.

Relive Toronto’s literary history through the iconic poets and songwriters of the 1960s and 1970s. This special musical event is hosted by Toronto’s fifth Poet Laureate, the internationally acclaimed novelist and poet Anne Michaels, and features singer/songwriter david sereda, with Colleen Allen, Ken Whiteley and Tyler Wagler.

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Anne Michaels is a novelist and poet. Her books are translated into more than fifty languages and have won dozens of international awards, including the Orange Prize, the Guardian Fiction Prize, and the Lannan Award for Fiction. Among many other honours she is a Guggenheim Fellow, has received honorary degrees, and has served as Toronto’s Poet Laureate. Her novel Fugitive Pieces was adapted as a feature film. Her most recent books include All We Saw, Infinite Gradation and Railtracks (co-written with John Berger). In 2020, her novel Fugitive Pieces was chosen for the BBC’s 100 Novels that Shaped the World.

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Anne Michaels

8:30pm

Thursday, October 22, 2020

60 mins

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