Catherine Hernandez is a proud queer brown femme author and artistic director of b current performing arts. She is of Filipino, Spanish, Chinese, and Indian heritage, and she is married into the Navajo Nation. Hernandez is the author of the novel Scarborough, which is soon to be a motion picture; won the Jim Wong-Chu Award for the unpublished manuscript; was a finalist for the Toronto Book Awards, the Evergreen Forest of Reading Award, the Edmund White Award, and the Trillium Book Award; and was longlisted for Canada Reads. Crosshairs is her second novel.
Events Catherine Hernandez was involved in
Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 2:00 PM
Join award-winning author Catherine Hernandez and TIFA Director Roland Gulliver for a live conversation on boredom, distraction, escapism and finding creativity during lockdown. Presented in partnership with the Art Gallery of Ontario.
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 7:30 PM
This spring, celebrate the budding voices of three Canadian debut authors: Tea Mutonji (Shut Up You’re Pretty), Derek Mascarenhas (Coconut Dreams) and Bindu Suresh (26 Knots).
Friday, October 26, 2018 - 8:00 PM
Join authors Andrea Bain, Catherine Hernandez and Carrianne Leung for a lively reading of their latest works in Markham.