Charles Foran is an award-winning journalist and the author of 10 books, including four previous novels. His biography Mordecai: The Life and Times won the RBC Taylor Prize, the Governor General’s Award, the Hilary Weston Writers’ Trust Prize for Literary Nonfiction and the Helen and Stan Vine Canadian Jewish Book Award. Foran presents Planet Lolita. Told in the voice of a bi-racial girl and the language of social media, it is a riveting novel of desires and consequences in the unfolding digital age in Hong Kong.
Events Charles Foran was involved in
Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 5:00 PM
Charles Foran, Lee Henderson, Diane Schoemperlen and Kim Thúy read from their latest works.
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 7:30 PM
Some of today's top writers explore society's obsession with contagion and mass infection, and discuss writing them into their fiction.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 7:30 PM
Join indie publisher Biblioasis for a special celebration of their 10th anniversary!