Thomas King is an award-winning novelist, short story writer, scriptwriter and photographer of Cherokee and Greek descent. His critically-acclaimed, bestselling fiction includes Medicine River, Green Grass, Running Water, Truth and Bright Water, A Short History of Indians in Canada, and most recently The Back of the Turtle, which won the 2014 Governor General’s Award. The Inconvenient Indian, a work of non-fiction, won several national prizes and was described by Joseph Boyden as “destined to become a classic of historical narrative.” King is a member of the Order of Canada and a National Aboriginal Foundation award recipient. A Matter of Malice is the fourth novel in King’s DreadfulWater series.
Events Thomas King was involved in
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 7:30 PM
Authors Thomas King, Un-Su Kim, Sora-Kim Russell and Teresa Solana will discuss how they weave such gripping tales in their latest books.
Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 7:30 PM
David Adams Richards, Emma Donoghue, Thomas King and Jacob Scheier read from their latest works.
Friday, October 31, 2014 - 7:30 PM
Thomas King, sits down for a riveting panel discussion with Aboriginal writers Tony Birch, Lee Maracle, Ellen van Neerven and Samuel Wagan Watson.
Friday, March 7, 2014 - 7:30 PM
The finalists for the 2014 RBC Taylor Prize take to the stage for a lively round table discussion.
Friday, October 25, 2013 - 8:00 PM
Rachel Giese moderates a panel discussion between writers nominated for the Hilary Weston Writers’ Trust Prize for Nonfiction.