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Larissa Lai: Reading and Q&A

Monday, November 25th @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am

Gathering Space, John E. Robbins Library

Free

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Larissa Lai has authored three novels, The Tiger Flu, Salt Fish Girl and When Fox Is a Thousand; two poetry collections, sybil unrest (with Rita Wong) and Automaton Biographies; a chapbook, Eggs in the Basement; and a critical book, Slanting I, Imagining We: Asian Canadian Literary Production in the 1980s and 1990s.

A recipient of the Astraea Foundation Emerging Writers’ Awardshe has been a finalist for the Books in Canada First Novel Award, the Tiptree Award, the Sunburst Award, the City of Calgary W.O. Mitchell Award, the bpNichol Chapbook Award, the Dorothy Livesay Prize and the ACQL Gabrielle Roy Prize for Literary Criticism.

Organized by the Literary Exchange Speaker Series, and sponsored by the Dean of Arts and the Margaret Laurence Endowment Fund with Gender & Women’s Studies.

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