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Eleven Canadian Novelists Interviewed by Graeme Gibson

Written by Graeme Gibson

Series Title: A List

  • 336 Pages
  • 9781770898141
  • 8.5" x 5.5"



Publication Date August 23, 2014

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 will feature a new introduction by Graeme Gibson 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
;Scott Symons


Graeme Gibson
Graeme Gibson is the acclaimed author of Five Legs, Communion, Perpetual Motion, and Gentleman Death. He is a long-time cultural activist, and co-founder of the Writer's 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 is a Member of the Order of Canada. He lives in Toronto.