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Eleven Canadian Novelists Interviewed by Graeme Gibson
     

Eleven Canadian Novelists Interviewed by Graeme Gibson

by Graeme Gibson
 

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Originally published in 1970, Eleven Canadian Novelists Interviewed by Graeme Gibson is a collection of candid and wide-ranging interviews with Canadian writers, including Alice Munro, Mordecai Richler, Margaret Laurence, and more. With the intuition of an insider, Gibson asks the important questions: In what way is writing important to you? Do writers

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Originally published in 1970, Eleven Canadian Novelists Interviewed by Graeme Gibson is a collection of candid and wide-ranging interviews with Canadian writers, including Alice Munro, Mordecai Richler, Margaret Laurence, and more. With the intuition of an insider, Gibson asks the important questions: In what way is writing important to you? Do writers know something special? Does he or she have any responsibility to society? The result is a fascinating and immensely readable series of conversations with famed writers at the beginning of their careers. The A List edition features an introduction by a notable Canadian writer and interviews with the following authors: Margaret Atwood, Austin Clarke, Matt Cohen, Marian Engel, Timothy Findley, Dave Godfrey, Margaret Laurence, Jack Ludwig, Alice Munro, Mordecai Richler, and Scott Symons.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781770898141
Publisher:
House of Anansi Press
Publication date:
08/19/2014
Series:
A List Series
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Graeme Gibson is the acclaimed author of Five Legs, Communion, Perpetual Motion, and Gentleman Death. He is a longtime cultural activist, and cofounder of the Writers’ Union of Canada and the Writers' Trust. He is a past president of PEN Canada and the recipient of both the Harbourfront Festival Prize and the Toronto Arts Award, and he is a member of the Order of Canada. He lives in Toronto.

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