About the speaker:
Alissa York is an acclaimed novelist and short story writer whose bestselling novels, Fauna (shortlisted for the Toronto Book Award), Effigy (shortlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize) and Mercy have sold internationally. Stories from her short fiction collection, Any Given Power, have won both the Journey Prize and the Bronwen Wallace Award. York has lived all over Canada and now makes her home in Toronto with her husband, artist Clive Holden. She is currently at work on her fourth novel. To learn more about York’s work, visit www.alissayork.com.
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