Join the BC and Yukon Book Prizes for Storied: Discussions on Books, Publishing, and the Creative Process.
On Wednesday, July 27th, 2022, Jordan Abel, author of NISHGA, Barry Gough, author of Possessing Meares Island, and Susan McClelland, co-author of Boy from Buchenwald, will discuss writing when history becomes a character. This discussion will be moderated by JJ Lee, author of The Measure of a Man, a finalist for the 2012 Hubert Evans Non-Fiction Prize. Abel's book NISHGA is a finalist for the 2022 Hubert Evans Non-Fiction Prize and the 2022 Roderick Haig-Brown Regional Prize, Possessing Meares Island is a finalist for the 2022 Roderick Haig-Brown Regional Prize and McClelland's Boy from Buchenwald is a finalist for the 2022 Sheila A. Egoff Children's Literature Prize.
The event begins at 7 pm (PT).
This is a free event, but registration is required.
Funding for the Storied Series is thanks to Canada Book Fund, Creative BC, the Government of BC and the Canada Council for the Arts.