5 results

  • FIRST PEOPLES LITERARY PRIZE: DAVID TREUER WITH DUNCAN McCUE

    90min | english

    David Treuer, Duncan McCue

    David Treuer is Ojibwe from the Leech Lake Reservation in northern Minnesota. The author of three previous novels and two books of nonfiction, he receives the 2017 Blue Metropolis First Peoples ...

    Adult, Literary Awards, CBC Blue Series

    Friday Apr. 28 2017 4:00 PM Musée McCord
  • PREMIO AZUL: FRANCISCO GOLDMAN AND THE INTERIOR CIRCUIT: A MEXICO CITY CHRONICLE

    60min | spanish, english

    Francisco Goldman, Ingrid Bejerman

    Francisco Goldman is the widely acclaimed author of Say Her Name, about his wife Aura's tragic death. He will receive the 2017 Blue Metropolis Premio Azul for The Interior Circuit, an account of his ...

    Adult, Spanish and Portugese Literature | Latin America

    Thursday Apr. 27 2017 6:30 PM Salle Jardin (Hôtel 10)
  • PRIX DE LA DIVERSITÉ METROPOLIS BLEU POUR UNE PREMIÈRE OEUVRE LITTÉRAIRE

    90min | english

    Xue Yiwei, Taras Grescoe

    Xue Yiwei receives the 2017 Blue Metropolis Diversity Prize for a First Publication, for Shenzheners, his fascinating collection of short stories inspired by James Joyce's Dubliners. An interview ...

    Adult, Literary Awards

    Saturday Apr. 29 2017 7:00 PM Salle Jardin (Hôtel 10)
  • REMISE DU GRAND PRIX 2017 À ANITA DESAI

    90min | english, french

    Anita Desai, Eleanor Wachtel

    For decades, acclaimed Indian-American novelist Anita Desai has observed Indian society and our changing world, which is divided between tradition and modernity. The winner of the 2017 Blue ...

    Adult, Literary Awards, CBC Blue Series | Classics

    Saturday Apr. 29 2017 4:00 PM Grande Bibliothèque
  • WORDS TO CHANGE AWARD CEREMONY: IMBOLO MBUE

    60min | english

    Imbolo Mbue, Jeanette Kelly

    Imbolo Mbue receives the Words to Change Prize for Behold the Dreamers, her powerful debut novel set in NYC, about a young immigrant couple from Cameroon and the struggles they face in their country ...

    Adult, Literary Awards

    Sunday Apr. 30 2017 1:00 PM Musée McCord