Award-winning Canadian author, and Toronto’s 5th Poet Laureate, Anne Michaels will take you on a unique excavation of memory and time, through a revisiting of her international bestselling debut novel, Fugitive Pieces, in celebration of its 25th anniversary. Since 1996, Fugitive Pieces has won numerous accolades, such as the Toronto Book Award, the Guardian Fiction Award and the Orange Prize for Fiction, among many other Canadian and international awards. Fugitive Pieces was also adapted into an internationally released feature film. The work, which is not only one of the most beloved and most critically acclaimed books of our time, is also a novel of rare vision that is at once lyrical, sensual and profound. Anne Michaels will be interviewed by actor, writer and director Simon McBurney.