Johanna Skibsrud is the award-winning author of two collections of poetry and one short story collection, This Will Be Difficult to Explain and Other Stories. Her debut novel, The Sentimentalists, was awarded the 2010 Scotiabank Giller Prize. Skibsrud presents her latest novel, Quartet for the End of Time. Set in 1932, it is a profound mediation on human nature that follows embittered WWI veterans who march on Washington to demand their wartime bonus.
Events Johanna Skibsrud was involved in
Friday, October 31, 2014 - 7:30 PM
Four talented female authors discuss writing about WWI from a female perspective.
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 7:30 PM
Join Penguin Canada authors for a discussion about the transformative power of literature and the Penguin books that have impacted their lives.