André Alexis was born in Trinidad and grew up in Canada. His most recent novel, Fifteen Dogs, won the 2015 Scotiabank Giller Prize and the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize. His debut novel, Childhood, won the Books in Canada First Novel Award, the Trillium Book Award and was shortlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize and the Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize. His other books include: Pastoral (nominated for the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize), Asylum, Beauty and Sadness, Ingrid & the Wolf, Despair and Other Stories of Ottawa and Lambton, Kent and Other Vistas: A Play.
Events André Alexis was involved in
Saturday, November 2, 2019 - 7:00 PM
Authors André Alexis and Jung Young Moon will be discussing their latest novels: Days By Moonlight and Seven Samurai Swept Away in a River.
Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 5:00 PM
An interview with the prolific German author Frido Mann about life, literature and the legacy of his grandfather, Nobel Prize-winning author Thomas Mann.
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 7:00 PM
André Alexis discusses art and politics with Kia Corthron and Eileen Myles.
Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 8:00 PM
André Alexis, Anosh Irani, and Richard Russo read from their breathtaking stories.
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 7:00 PM
Do not miss exquisite authors André Alexis and Takashi Hiraide as they read from their most recent work.