The Writing Process, with author Caroline Adderson
Friday June 16, 2017, 7:00 – 8:00 pm at the Mayne Island Library.
Caroline Adderson is the author of four novels (A History of Forgetting, The Sky is Falling, Sitting Practice, Ellen in Pieces), two short story collections (Bad Imagings, Pleased to Meet You), non-fiction (Vancouver Vanishes), and 15 books for young readers. She is the winner of numerous prizes, including three BC Book Prizes, three CBC Literary Awards, the Diamond Willow and the Chocolate Lily Awards, the 2006 Marian Engel Award for mid-career achievement, two Commonwealth Writers’ Prizes, the Governor General’s Literary Award, The Rogers’ Trust Fiction Prize, and the Scotiabank Giller Prize long-list.
Caroline Adderson will present an hour-long craft talk on her writing process, interspersed with short readings from her work and tips to inspire other writers at all stages of their career. Copies of her novels will be for sale.