Drew Hayden Taylor is an Ojibway from the Curve Lake First Nations in Ontario and an award-winning playwright, journalist, short-story writer, novelist, commentator, scriptwriter and documentarian. As a writer/creator, he strives to educate and inform about issues that interfere with, reflect on and celebrate the lives of Canada’s First Nations. With around 30 books to his credit, including the series that considered First Nations’ lives through the themes of Me Funny, Me Sexy and Me Artsy, Taylor turns his attention to another genre: Science Fiction. He presents Take Us To Your Chief and Other Stories.
Events Drew Hayden Taylor was involved in
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 6:00 PM
Bill Gaston, Diane Schoemperlen and Drew Hayden Taylor share their thoughts on why they write short stories.
Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 2:00 PM
Antanas Sileika and Drew Hayden Taylor discuss the role of cynicism, sarcasm and humour in literature with Lewis DeSoto.
Thursday, November 3, 2016 - 7:30 PM
IFOA and The Writers' Union of Canada present Writing Wrongs; a panel of authors discuss what it means to write about – and against – injustice.
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 8:00 PM
IFOA celebrates the authors shortlisted for the 2014 Governor General’s Literary Award for English-Language Fiction.