William Deverell has worked as a journalist and lawyer, and he is a founder and honourary director of the B.C. Civil Liberties Association. He is the creator of CBC’s long-running television series Street Legal, which has aired internationally in more than 50 countries. He is also the recipient of multiple literary awards, including the $50,000 Seal Prize, the Dashiell Hammett Award for literary excellence and the Arthur Ellis prize in crime writing. He was recently awarded an honorary Doctor of Letters by Simon Fraser University. Deverell presents the sixth novel in the acclaimed Arthur Beauchamp series, Sing a Worried Song.

Events William Deverell was involved in

  • Around the World in 60 Minutes

    Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 7:30 PM

    Canadian and international writers share from their latest works.


  • Behind the Story

    Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 12:00 PM

    Meet fiction writers Lauren B. Davis, William Deverell, Denise Mina, Jordi Puntí and Ovidia Yu.